| Malik McDonald
Prep: Placed seventh at 182 pounds at the 2014 NHSCA Senior Nationals ... The North Carolina 4A state champion at 182 pounds as a senior ... Finished second at 182 pounds at the 2013 NHSCA Junior Nationals ... Took third at the state championships as a junior at 182 pounds.
"Our goal every year is to keep the best in-state kids at NC State. I feel like we were able to accomplish this with Malik (and Troy Gregor). Malik is just coming into his own as he had a late start to wrestling and is making huge strides in the sport." - Popolizio