2016-17 Conference & Organizational Moves

  • NCAA Division II, III and NAIA are in full regional qualification models.
  • Grand Canyon University's wrestling program was eliminated at the end of the 2016 season. They were in a provisional status as they were reclassifying from Division II.


Programs that will start wrestling for the 2016-17 school year.

  • Ancilla College (NJCAA)
  • Bacone (Women)
  • Bellarmine (Division II)
  • Brewton-Parker (Women)
  • Castleton (Division III)
  • Central Christian (NAIA)
  • Drury (Division II)
  • Eastern Oregon (NAIA)
  • Eastern Oregon (Women)
  • Grays Harbor College (Women)
  • Kansas Wesleyan (NAIA)
  • Keystone (Division III)
  • Lourdes (NAIA)
  • MacMurray (Division III)
  • MacMurray (Women)
  • Marian (NAIA)
  • Nebraska Wesleyan (Division III)
  • New England College (Division III)
  • Northeastern Junior College (NJCAA)
  • Otero Junior College (NJCAA)
  • Reinhardt (NAIA)
  • St. Mary (NAIA)
  • St. Mary (Women)
  • SUNY-Ulster (NJCAA)
  • Thomas More (Division III)
  • Wentworth Military (NJCAA)


  • Grand Canyon (Provisional Division I)
  • Daniel Webster College (Division III)
  • Penn State-Beaver (USCAA)
  • St. Catharine (NAIA)