Two current and one former members of the NC State wrestling team will be traveling to Stillwater, Okla., this weekend to compete in the U.S. World Team Trials.
Claimed a second place finish and All-America honors at 70 KG at the 2013 ASICS Junior Nationals ... Advanced to the U.S. World Team Trials.
2012-13: Pack's starter at 149 pounds ... Finished with a 16-9 record, including 6-5 in dual matches and was 4-5 against ACC foes ... Recorded a pair of falls and four major decision wins ... Tied as the Pack's highest finisher at the ACC Championships, claiming third place with a 3-1 record ... Defeated #31 Christian Barber of UNC by major decision to start, 8-0 ... In the wrestlebacks, scored a fall and a major decision to win both matches and place third ... Brought home a third place finish at the Reno Tournament of Champions, going 5-1 ...Won his first three matches, including a 4-0 win over #19 Justin Gonzalez of Northern Colorado ... Then fell to #3 Jason Chamberlain of Boise State, before winning a pair of matches in the wrestlebacks ... Also went 2-2 at the Southern Scuffle.
2011-12: Finished the season with 15 victories ... Pinned Shakiel Imhoff of Limestone at the Pembroke Classic ... Defeated Kevin Timothy of George Mason by fall at the Wolfpack Duals.
Prep: Class 2A state runner-up at 135 pounds as a senior in 2011, finishing the season with a 37-2 record...Finished third in the state as a junior in 2010...Had a three-year career record of 121-20...Competed in the 2011 East-West All-Star meet.