The Midshipmen own a 48-6-5 series advantage, including a 26-1-2 mark in Annapolis.
The Mids own a 21-6 advantage over the Scarlet Knights.
Former Navy football player Carter Shipley joined the wrestling team this week and placed sixth in his first competition.
Seven of the Mids' starters will be among the 20 Navy entrants in Sunday's East Stroudsburg Open.
Fifteen wrestlers will head to Michigan State and another 15 will compete at the Clarion Open.
• 2013-14 (So.): Produced a 9-8 record among the four tournaments in which he saw action ... was 3-2 at the East Stroudsburg Open and the Navy Classic, was 2-2 at the Franklin & Marshall Open and 1-2 at the Shorty Hitchcock Open.
• 2012-13 (Fr.): Put together a 3-4 record wrestling at the Nittany Lion Open and the Franklin & Marshall Open ... defeated Clarion’s Ryan Darch, 6-3, to earn his first collegiate victory.
• High School: A 2011 graduate of Forsyth Country Day School, Watson attended the Naval Academy Prep School during the 2011-12 academic year ... a six-year letterwinner in wrestling who was a four-time North Carolina State Champion and a two-time national prep All-american ... served as Student Body President and Vice President ... member of the National Honor Society.
• Personal: Son of Phil and Kathleen Watson ... brother, Johnny, is a 2014 graduate of the Naval Academy and was a member of the wrestling team ... uncle, Jeff Simpson, wrestled at Ohio State ... majoring in History.