| Derrick Maisonet
Prep: Finished fourth at 195 pounds at the 2014 Junior Folkstyle Nationals ... Was the Illinois 1A state champion at 195 pounds as a senior, finishing a perfect 49-0 ... Defeated the Indiana state champion at the 2014 Illinois vs. Indiana state dual ... Took sixth at 220 pounds at the 2013 Fargo Junior Freestyle Nationals ... Was the Illinois 1A state champion as a junior at 220 pounds, finishing 48-1 ... Ranked 16th in the country at 195 pounds by intermatwrestle.com ... Also ranked 19th nationally by Win Magazine.
"Derrick is very talented and he has won some big matches. He has a lot of potential to develop into a star in college. He will be right in the mix of things in our line-up next year. His talent level alongside his work ethic is going to excel him to the highest level at NCSU." - Popolizio