The Mids won six straight matches en route to what marked just their second win at Drexel in five tries.
Navy owns a 10-5 series advantage against Drexel, defeating the Dragons, 25-14, in their last meeting on Jan. 15, 2016.
Nicholas Gil, Drew Daniels and Jadaen Bernstein all won their weight classes to lead Navy.
The Mids will battle Delaware Valley and Thaddeus Stevens Tech before its annual Blue-Gold Challenge Matches.
Jared Prince, Jadaen Bernstein and Michael Coleman have qualified for the NCAA Championship.
Navy-Old Dominion Wrestling 2.3.17
All-Academy Championship 1-29-17
Navy-Lehigh Wrestling 1-13-17
2016 Navy Classic
Navy Wrestling vs. Army
• 2015-16 (So.): Navy’s starter at 125 pounds, turned in a 15-21 record that featured an 4-7 dual meet mark ... placed in two of the six regular-season tournaments in which he competed, including an eighth-place finish at the Michigan State Open (Fr/So Div.) ... won back-to-back matches, including an 8-2 decision over The Citadel’s Charles Kearney, to place third at the All-Academy Championship ... earned solid dual victories over Maryland’s Michael Beck (10-6) and North Carolina’s Anthony Bosco (6-3) ... dropped both matches at the EIWA Championship.
• 2014-15 (Fr.): Shared the starting 125-pound role as a rookie where he posted a 3-19 record ... competed in eight tournaments, including representing Navy at the EIWA Championship ... scored a 7-4 decision over East Stroudsburg’s Collyn Dorney at the East Stroudsburg Open to earn his first collegiate victory.
• High School: A 2013 graduate of Northern High School in Owings, Md., Leadbeter attended the Naval Academy Prep School during the 2013-14 academic year ... a four-year wrestling letterwinner, he was a two-time Class 4A-3A South Region champion and won the Class 4A-3A state championship as a junior with a 34-2 record ... named The Recorder’s All-County Athlete of the Year in 2012.
• Personal: Son of Michael and Carolyn Leadbeter ... brother, Collin, wrestled at the Naval Academy and is a member of the Class of 2012 ... brother, Quentin, also wrestled at the Naval Academy and graduated in 2015 ... majoring in History ... named to the Commandant’s List last spring.