Drummond named CC Wrestler of the Year

Alvontae Drummond (c) 2016 David Sinclair/McDaniel College
Alvontae Drummond (c) 2016 David Sinclair/McDaniel College

LANCASTER, Pa. – Alvontae Drummond (Lincoln, Del./Milford), a senior on the McDaniel wrestling team, has been named the Centennial Conference (CC) Wrestler of the Year, announced on Wednesday.

Drummond won the individual title at 141 at the CC championship two weeks ago. At the championship, he went 3-0 for his first crown.

Drummond enters this weekend's NCAA Div. III East Regional with an overall record of 22-1 with six pins. He went 4-0 during the CC dual-meet season.

By virtue of his championship, he was also named to the first-team all-conference.

The top three wrestlers in each weight class at the NCAA regional advances to the national tournament. Action at Franklin County High School begins at 9 a.m. on Friday and continues at 9 a.m. Saturday.

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