Three teams and more than 20 wrestlers in this year's field were ranked among the top 25.
Fifteen wrestlers will head to Michigan State and another 15 will compete at the Clarion Open.
Navy has won the team title in 19 of the previously-wrestled 35 Navy Classics.
• 2014-15 (So.): Turned in a 3-3 mark wrestling at 165 pounds ... made appearances at the Clarion Open and the Navy Classic.
• 2013-14 (Fr.): Competed at the Navy Classic and the Franklin & Marshall Open where he put together a combined 2-4 record ... earned his first collegiate victory in his first match by way of a tech fall over The Citadel’s Richard Hicks (20-4).
High School: A 2013 graduate of Charles E. Smith Jewish Day School in Rockville, Md., Smith was a four-year wrestling letterwinner ... a three-time Maryland state placewinner, he finished third as a senior, third as a junior and fourth as a sophomore ... placed eighth at the prep nationals in 2012 ... served as team captain all four years.
• Personal: Son of David and Elizabeth Smith ... majoring in Political Science ... his service assignment is Surface Warfare.