Croley finished second at 157 pounds for the Phoenix, posting a pair of victories to reach the finals. He recorded a 14-4 major decision over West Virginia Tech’s Corey Palmer and collected an 11-5 decision against Southeastern’s Giovanny Bonilla. The Pigeon Forge native dropped a 5-2 decision to Lindsey Wilson’s No. 1-ranked Cam Tessari in the finals.
Croley was also a second team All-MSC selection as a junior.