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     Sam Speno
    Sam Speno

    Class:
    Junior

    Hometown:
    Mount Kisco, N.Y.

    High School:
    Fox Lane HS

    Weight:
    141


    03/12/2014

    Pack Wrestling Sending Five to NCAA Championships

    Speno (141), Gantt (157), Renda (174), Jones (197) and Gwiazdowski (285) will travel to Oklahoma City next week

    03/08/2014

    Gwiazdowski Wins ACC Title, Five Qualify for NCAA Championships

    Speno, Gantt, Renda, Jones and Gwiazdowski all advance to NCAA Championships with automatic bids

    02/16/2014

    Wrestling Picks Up Road Win at American, 25-12

    Pack records five straight wins in middle of dual

    01/31/2014

    Wrestling Takes Down Tar Heels, 19-16

    Gwiazdowski records pin at 285 and Wilkes upsets No. 30 wrestler at 133

    01/24/2014

    Three Pins Lead to 34-10 Win over Campbell

    Pack wins seven of 10 bouts, six bonus point victories

    2013-14: Pack's starter at 141 pounds ... NCAA Qualifier for second straight year, in 2013 he qualified at 133 pounds ... Finished 26-12 in the season, including 16-5 in duals ... His 26 wins were fourth on the Pack, and his 16 duals wins were tied for second-best ... Went 2-2 at NCAA Championships, including an 5-3 upset of fifth-seeded Chris Mecate of Old Dominion ... Earned one of the five ACC automatic bids at 141 pounds, going 2-2 to finish fourth ... Recorded a 7-2 decision over #26 Shyheim Brown of Maryland in the consolation semifinals to clinch NCAA bid ... Scored his first career pin in SV1 vs. #30 Pasquale Greco of Northwestern in the Pack's final dual of the season ...Finished third in the Wolfpack Open.

    2012-13: NCAA Qualifier at 133 pounds, earned an automatic bid ... Finished 16-14 on the year, including 5-5 in dual matches ... Went 1-2 at the ACC Championships, with a 9-6 win over #13 Geoffrey Alexander of Maryland to earn NCAA birth ... Brought home a third place finish at the Reno Tournament of Champions ... Went 5-1, including an 801 win over #16 Ian Nickell of Cal State Bakersfield ... Also went 2-2 in the Keystone Classic and 3-2 in the Penn State Open.

    Prep: Finished sixth at FloNationals to be named an All- American ... Placed second at the 2011 & 2012 New York State Championships ... Earned a fifth place finish at the 2009 New York State Championships ... Wrestled at Fox Lane High School.

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