Navy owns a 10-5 series advantage against Drexel, defeating the Dragons, 25-14, in their last meeting on Jan. 15, 2016.
Navy will send its starting lineup to compete at the Eastern Michigan Open, while also sending a number of wrestlers to Ursinus for the Fall Brawl.
The Mids will battle Delaware Valley and Thaddeus Stevens Tech before its annual Blue-Gold Challenge Matches.
Navy and Duke meet for the 14th time in series history, however, the two have not wrestled since 2000.
One of the longest series in both programs' histories, Navy and Lehigh will meet for the 97th time.
2016 Navy Classic
• High School: A 2016 graduate of Rogers High School in Rogers, Minn., Piehl was a two-sport athlete who earned letters in football (3) and wrestling (4) ... a three-time Fargo All-American, Piehl placed twice at the Minnesota State Championship including his senior year when he put together a flawless 42-0 record en route to the title ... represented the state of Minnesota at heavyweight in its dual against Team USA ... earned All-State (Minn.) and all-conference honors ... also earned all-conference recognition as a lineman for the football team ... member of the National Honor Society.
• Personal: Son of Gregg and Jennifer Piehl ... father played football at Southwest Minnesota State ... also considered attending Wisconsin and Minnesota ... majoring in Cyber Operations.