This morning the highest total recruit within the Class of 2024, Joseph Seeley, made a verbal dedication to the Penn State Nittany Lions. Seeley’s inventory soared this spring after profitable the UWW U17 World Group Trials within the freestyle 71kg. To kind the workforce, Seeley defeated Oklahoma recruit KJ Evans in two straight bouts (9–2, 15–7) on mixture within the Class of 2023. Seely took the chance and got here house from Rome with a gold medal and a world title. On the U17 World Championships, Sealy defeated the competitors 55–1 in 5 matches.
Seely is at present ranked #3 at 160 lbs after ending third within the Tremendous 32. This was his second place within the event. In 2021, Seeley was a finalist. Different notable event placements for Sealy embody ending sixth within the U17 WTT in 2021. Throughout the 2021–22 season, Sealey captured titles in Beast of the East and Powerade. He completed the 12 months with a nationwide preparation title at 152 lbs.
Seeley is now the second top-five wrestler to decide to Kyle Sanderson’s workforce for the reason that class of 2024. He joins #4 Zack Ryder (Minisink Valley, NY), a U17 world teammate. At Penn State, Sealey tasks as 165 or 174 lber. There’s a number of younger expertise dedicated or signed by the Nittany Lions in that subject, nevertheless it’s an enormous downside.
Initially from North Carolina, Seeley has competed for the nationwide energy of Wyoming Seminary (PA).
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