McPherson High’s Austin Eldredge will enter the wrestling season ranked No. 2 in Class 4A at 132 pounds.
The preseason rankings were announced on Wednesday by the Kansas Wrestling Coaches Association.
Eldredge was 27-8 last season and qualified for state. He is expected to wrestle at 138 pounds tonight when the Bullpups open their season against Rose Hill. Mat time in the MHS Auxiliary Gym is 6 p.m.
Two Smoky Valley wrestlers are ranked. Austin Lustfield is No. 2 at 138 pounds and Beck Elliott is No. 3 at 182 pounds. Lustfield placed third in the state last year and Elliott was sixth.