SAN LUIS OBISPO, Calif. -- Cal Poly will send a small group of wrestlers to compete in the 49th Annual Ken Kraft Midlands Championships on Thursday and Friday at Welsh-Ryan Arena on the campus of Northwestern University in Evanston, Ill.
Head coach Brendan Buckley will take with him six wrestlers, including Ryan Smith at 197 pounds and Atticus Disney (pictured at right) at 285 pounds, but will keep a pair of No. 3 nationally ranked wrestlers, Boris Novachkov, ranked No. 3 at 141 pounds by WIN Magazine, Amateur Wrestling News and WrestlingReport.com, and Ryan DesRoches, the No. 3-ranked wrestler at 174 pounds by WIN Magazine, InterMat and WrestlingReport.com, home for the rest of the holidays.