Spencer Carey, Joshua Roetman and AJ Alford have qualified for the USA Wrestling Junior World Team Trials slated to be held June 9-10 in Lincoln, Neb.
Navy leads the series against Maryland, 53-11-3, and have won three in a row including two straight in College Park.
The Mids will be back in action on Sunday when they travel to College Park to battle the Maryland Terrapins.
Jared Prince, (141) Corey Wilding (149), Zach Elvin (157) and Jadaen Bernstein (174) are one win away from placing at the Southern Scuffle.
Jadaen Bernstein and Jared Prince enter the competition preseeded #7.
2016 Blue-Gold Duals
• High School: A 2016 graduate of Fort Dorchester High School in North Charleston, S.C., Alford was a three-sport athlete who earned letters in wrestling (4) and cross country (1), while also playing football ... a four-time high school wrestling All-American who also garnered All-State (S.C.) recognition three times ... was the 2016 South Carolina State Champion at 170 pounds ... was a NHSCA Junior National Runner up and Fargo All-American ... placed third at the NHSCA Senior Nationals ... served as wrestling team captain four years ... member of the National and Spanish Honor Societies.
• Personal: Son of Ahmed Sr. and Stephanie Alford ... father is a 1992 graduate of The Citadel where he played football ... brother, Gerald Johnson, is a 2014 graduate of The Citadel where he was a member of the wrestling team ... majoring in Chemistry.