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University of Providence women No. 8 in NAIA wrestling poll

Posted at 5:48 PM, Dec 12, 2019

KANSAS CITY, Mo. -- The University of Providence women's wrestling program is ranked No. 8 in the latest edition of the NAIA top 25 coaches' poll, which was released on Thursday.

The Argos held steady from the initial poll of the 2019-20 season, which saw them begin the year eighth.

Iverly Navarro is ranked No. 2 in the 101-pound weight class, while Yurie Yoneoka is third a class higher at 109. Tatum Sparks sits No. 2 at 155 pounds to round out the top-three honorees for the Argos.

Lana Hunt (15th at 109), Alina Kinsey (16th at 116), Jenna Awana (No. 8 at 136), Gabrielle Hernandez (15th at 136), Maria Elena Enriquez (16th at 155), Ivory Ayers (No. 6 at 170), Anastasia Rose Hardin (No. 9 at 170) and Christine Marques (15th at 191) are also ranked for UP.

Former Helena athlete Alyssa Schrull sits No. 4 in the 170-pound weight class. Schrull wrestles for the University of Jamestown.

The complete top 25 coaches' poll can be found below, while individual rankings can be viewed by clicking here.

2019-2020 NAIA Women's Wrestling Coaches Top 20 Poll – No. 2

Last WeekRankTeamPoints
11Menlo College206
22University of Jamestown180
33Campbellsville University178
44Life University176
55Southern Oregon University154
66Wayland Baptist University144
97University of the Cumberlands131
88University of Providence124
109Lyon College121
710Oklahoma City University119
1111Grand View101
1212Midland University90
1313Eastern Oregon University69
1414Missouri Valley College57
1515Missouri Baptist University55
1616York College46
T1717Central Methodist University44
T1718Waldorf University43
2019University of Saint Mary25
1920Texas Wesleyan20

Receiving Votes: Central Christian College