Wrestling team and individuals climb in Intermat rankings

Junior Jordan Ellingwood attempts to pin opponent, Nov. 13 in McGuirk Arena on the campus of Central Michigan University. Josh Barnhart | Freelance Photographer

Multiple Central Michigan wrestlers shot up in the Intermat.com, amateur wrestling's home for high school and collegiate rankings, rankings this morning after six Chippewas took first place at the Michigan State Open on Sunday. 

Sophomore Justin Oliver is now ranked seventh in 149 pound weight class, junior Colin Heffernan is now No. 10 in 157 pounds, and junior Jordan Ellingwood is ranked No. 12 at 184 pounds. 

Brent Fleetwood still sits at No. 20 at 125 pounds.

Central Michigan is No. 25 as a team in tournament rankings and moved up to No. 16 in dual competition.

USA Today kept Central Michigan at 14 for the second consecutive week.

The team is back in action on Dec. 2-3 for the Cliff Keen Invitational in Las Vegas, Nevada.