Navy and Maryland will clash at Alumni Hall Friday night at 7:30 pm.
The Mids' fourth-place finish is their best at the Scuffle since making their tournament debut in 2004 (third).
The Midshipmen are fourth in the team standings after the first day of action.
Six different teams have won the team title in each of the last six years.
Five Mids won individual titles at the Eastern Michigan Open, while six more won at the Fall Brawl.
• High School: A 2016 graduate of DePaul Catholic High School in Wayne, N.J., Carey was a four-year wrestling letter winner, who led his high school to state championships from 2014-16 ... placed seventh at the Fargo Cadet Greco Nationals in 2014 and sixth at the 2015 Fargo Junior Freestyle Championship ... finished second at the 2015 UWW Greco Nationals and seventh at the 2016 New Jersey State Championship ... served as junior class president and is a member of the National Honor Society.
• Personal: Son of Sean and Cynthia Carey ... brother, Nick, is a redshirt sophomore wrestler at American University ... majoring in Computer Science ... earned a 3.18 grade-point average in his first semester at the Academy and was named to the Commandant’s List.