EVANSTON, Ill. - Over 400 of the nation's top wrestlers are competing this weekend at the 50th Ken Kraft Midlands Championships at Welsh-Ryan Arena at Northwestern University. No. 22 Penn has a contingent of wrestlers in the field, looking to move up the national rankings as the calendar prepares to flip to 2013.
Notes: Only Troy Hernandez and Ian Korb return to Midlands for Penn from the nine entrants in 2011 ... Micah Burak will not return this weekend, but is probable for next weekend at Stanford ... C.J. Cobb is seeded No. 10 at 141 pounds ... Mark Rappo is seeded No. 11 at 125 pounds ... Penn was 15th out of 43 teams at the 2011 Midlands Championships.