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Wrestlers Vinson, Lister among top-15 in Intermat Preseason Rankings
Vinson is eighth at 149 pounds, Lister is 12th at 157
October 14, 2011Tweet
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VESTAL, N.Y.—Intermat has released its preseason rankings and a pair of Binghamton wrestlers are among the top individuals at their weight classes. Junior 149-pound Donnie Vinson is positioned eighth and senior 157-pound Justin Lister is 12th.
Vinson went 26-6 last winter and repeated as an NCAA qualifier. He was 21-1 in duals with one of those victories coming over national champion Kyle Dake of Cornell.
Lister jumped up a weight midseason and captured the 165-pound title at the CAA Championship to make a return trip to the NCAAs. The 2010 All-American went 23-8 overall.
The Intermat rankings are the latest in a series of preseason accolades for BU wrestlers. A summary of the various rankings is below.
Donnie Vinson (149)
Justin Lister (157)
Nate Schiedel (184)
Matt Kaylor (165)
Cody Reed (197)