Four wrestlers are ranked for Appalachian State in 2023 - Caleb Smith, Sean Carter, Jonathan Millner, and Will Fornato.
Millner added his second medal to the list in 2022 with a sixth place finish at 149 pounds.
Bill Cook, Don Cox, Jim Whitmer (2x), George Sansone, Walt Braine, Bruce Schlegal (3x), and Herb Singerman were NAIA All-Americans for the Black and Gold.
Al Crawford was an NCAA finalist in 1949, the same year Charles Parks became a two-time All-American.
Crawford, Singerman, Ike Anderson, and Dale Oliver were all Olympians.
The top seven wrestlers in Mountaineer history won a total of ten medals.
They include an NCAA finalist and three two-time All-Americans!
Check out the best wrestlers in Appalachian State history ranked by NCAA medals!
Here are the top seven!
Rank - Name - Year - Score - Medals
#1 - Charles Parks - 1941 - 19 - 3,4
#2 - Al Crawford - 1941 - 12 - 2
#3 - Mark Fee - 2003 - 11 - 5,7
#4 - Austin Trotman - 2012 - 10 - 3
#5 - Donnell Rawls - 1992 - 9 - 4
#5 - Jonathan Millner - 2022 - 9 - 8,6
#5 - Kyle Blevins - 2012 - 9 - 4
There have been 8 DI All-American wrestlers who have won 11 medals in Appalachian State history!
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