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Navy Wrestlers Look for the Upset Friday at No. 21 Lehigh

The two programs are meeting for the 63rd consecutive year.


Navy Wrestling Hosts Maryland Saturday at Alumni Hall

The Mids and Terps are meeting for the 65th time with Navy winning 50 of those bouts.


Mids Take Second at 36th Annual Navy Classic

This year's 14-team Navy Classic was the largest field in tournament history.


Midshipmen Grapplers Play Host to 36th Edition of Navy Classic

Navy has won the team title in 19 of the previously-wrestled 35 Navy Classics.


Navy Wrestlers to Face Army in Annual Star Match

The Midshipmen have won 12 consecutive Star Matches against the Black Knights.


2014 Army-Navy Wrestling

2014 Army-Navy Wrestling


2012 Navy Wrestling - Navy Classic

2012 Navy Wrestling - Navy Classic

• Hunter in 2012-13 (Jr.): Turned in a 6-5 record, including a 1-1 mark in dual action ... competed at three tournaments - the Eastern Michigan Open, the Nittany Lion Open and the Southern Scuffle ... earned his first collegiate dual victory by way of a 10-5 win over George Mason's Greg Flournoy.

• 2011-12 (So.): Put together an 8-6 record competing in three tournaments ... was 3-2 at the season-opening Knight Point Open, posted a 1-3 record at the Navy Classic and was 4-2 at the Nittany Lion Open which included a 5-3 decision over Army's Ryan Bilyeu.

• 2010-11 (Fr.): Turned in a 2-5 record in his freshman season ... opened the year at the Knight Point Open and followed up with a sixth-place finish at the Navy Classic ... scored his first collegiate victory at the Navy Classic with an 11-4 win over Bucknell's Jack Ingram.

• High School: A 2009 graduate of Harrisonville High School, Hunter attended the Naval Academy Prep School during the 2009-10 academic year ... a two-sport athlete who earned four letters in both wrestling and soccer ... a four-time All-State (Mo.) wrestling selection who won the 112-pound state title in 2005 and went undefeated en route to taking the 136-pound state championship his senior year ... named an Honorable Mention All-State selection in soccer his senior year ... member of the National Honor Society.

• Personal: Son of Richard and Julie Hunter ... brother, Jake, wrestled at Penn ... majoring in History.

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