Army West Point Wrestling is set to travel to Lehigh University in Bethlehem, Pa. on Friday and Saturday for the 116th Eastern Intercollegiate Wrestling Association (EIWA) Conference Championship. The Black Knights will compete against the 16 other teams in the conference for both individual and team titles, as well as vie for spots at the NCAA Wrestling Championships at U.S. Bank Stadium in Minneapolis, Minn. in two weeks.
Teams to Beat: Along with Army, the EIWA is comprised of 17 total teams: American, Binghamton, Brown, Bucknell, Columbia, Cornell, Drexel, Franklin and Marshall, Harvard, Hofstra, Lehigh, Navy, Long Island, Pennsylvania, Princeton and Sacred Heart.
Tournament Pre-seeds: After capping off the regular season in an exciting one-point win over Navy to earn their fourth Star Meet in a row and longest win streak in series history, the Black Knights head into the conference tournament with a hunger to win. Army is heading into the post season with a 10-3 overall dual record and 4-1 in conference matches. The Black Knights have found themselves in the mix amongst the best in the conference heading into the weekend. Read more.