The Ottawa and Wellsville prep wrestlers were ranked among the start’s best in the Kansas Wrestling Coaches Association preseason poll.


The Cyclones were No. 7 in the 4A team rankings.


Ottawa junior Colin Creach, a two-time state placer, was top-ranked in the 138-pound division. Robert Crooks, 132, and Jared Ferguson, 195, were ranked sixth.


In the girls division, senior Darby Weidl, state runner-up last season, was ranked No. 1 at 155.


Wellsville senior Colby Stephens, 285, was ranked third in 3-2-1A. Junior Ethan Elliott, 126, is ranked fifth.