Division 1 College Rankings, Lineups, Schedules, Recruiting, and Results

                      2017 D1CW/Sudden History Coaches Poll

For more analysis and details on the 2017 D1CW/Sudden History Coaches Poll listen to Episode 40 of the Sudden History Podcast.

                                Sudden History Episode 40 

                                    Toughest on Top

Zain Retherford (Penn State)  66%

Ethan Lizak (Minnesota)  16%

Seth Gross (South Dakota State)  8%

Jack Mueller (Virginia)  5%

                               Best Variety of Takedowns

Jason Nolf (Penn State)  49%

Bo Nickal (Penn State)  24%

Kaid Brock (Oklahoma State)  8%

Mark Hall (Penn State)  5%

Zahid Valencia (Arizona State)  5%

                                     Best Double Leg

Zahid Valencia (Arizona State)  31%

Anthony Valencia (Arizona State)  14%

Kollin Moore (Ohio State)  10%

Logan Massa (Michigan)  7%

Myles Martin (Ohio State)  7%

                                Most Improved Wrestler

Darian Cruz (Lehigh)  22%

Vincenzo Joseph (Penn State)  16%

Seth Gross (South Dakota State)  16%

Joey Lavallee (Missouri)  9%

Jacob Kasper (Duke)  6%

Bryce Meredith (Wyoming)  6%

Drew Foster (Northern Iowa)  6%

Paul Fox (Stanford) 6%

                                Best Incoming Freshman

Daton Fix (Oklahoma State)  63%

Spencer Lee (Iowa)  28%

Yianni Diakomihalis (Cornell)  6%

                                      Best Head Coach

Cael Sanderson (Penn State)  39%

Brian Smith (Missouri)  22%

Tom Ryan (Ohio State)  7%

Tim Flynn (Edinboro)  7%

Chris Bono (South Dakota State)  5%

John Smith (Oklahoma State)  5%

Pat Popolizio (NC State)  5%

                                          Best Pinner

Zain Retherford (Penn State)  46%

Bo Nickal (Penn State)  35%

Chad Walsh (Rider)  8%

                                    Best Assistant Coach

Casey Cunningham (Penn State)  25%

Frank Beasley (was NC State)  17%

Cody Sanderson (Penn State)  11%

Damion Hahn (Cornell)  8%

Bryan Snyder (Nebraska)  8%

                                Most Difficult to Takedown

Dean Heil (Oklahoma State)  32%

Kyle Snyder (Ohio State)  19%

Zain Retherford (Penn State)  11%

Isaiah Martinez (Illinois)  5%

Bo Nickal (Penn State)  5%

Kevin Jack (NC State)  5%

Darian Cruz (Lehigh)  5%

Mark Hall (Penn State)  5%

                                    Best Future Head Coach

Kyle Snyder (Ohio State)  19%

Casey Cunningham (Penn State)  16%

Damion Hahn (Cornell)  13%

Donny Priztlaff (Rutgers)  6%

Frank Beasley (was NC State)  6%

Chris Perry (Oklahoma State)  6%

                                            Most Athletic

Isaiah Martinez (Illinois)  32%

Mark Hall (Penn State)  24%

Darian Cruz (Lehigh)  11%

Zahid Valencia (Arizona State)  8%

Kyle Snyder (Ohio State)  8%

Myles Martin (Ohio State)  5%

Kaid Brock (Oklahoma State)  5%

                                     Best Pound for Pound

Kyle Snyder (Ohio State)  75%

Zain Retherford (Penn State)  22%

Isaiah Martinez (Illinois)  3%