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#11 Virginia Wrestling Pins NC State 32-7

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The Virginia wrestling team beat North Carolina State 32-7 Sunday at Memorial Gymnasium.

The Cavaliers improve to 12-3 overall and 3-1 in ACC play.

Virginia's 9th ranked 125-pounder, Matthew Snyder, started the 'Hoos off strong with a 6-0 win by decision over the Wolfpack's Joe DeAngelo.

True Freshman, 13th ranked George DiCamillo, kept the 'Hoos momentum up as he defeated NC State's Sam Speno at the 133 pound level.

It took 141 pounder, Joseph Spisak, just 38 seconds to pin NC State's Tyler Hunt to add 6 points on for the 'Hoos.

At 149 pounds, UVA's 19th ranked Derek Valenti won a tight match against the Wolfpack's Thomas Gantt 7-6.

Virginia's 7th ranked Nicholas Sulzer took out Nijel Jones at 165 pounds by major decision, 11-3.

At 184 pounds, UVA's Stephen Doty won by tech fall and shut out the Wolfpack's Keegan Cerwinski, 16-0.

The Cavaliers 197 pounder, Michael Salopek, outlasted NC State's William Cooke 17-2 by tech fall.

Heavyweight Derek Papagianopoulos won by decision over Mike Kosey 7-4 to ice UVA's 32-7 victory over the Wolfpack.

Virginia concludes ACC dual action at 7 pm Friday at Maryland.


No. 11 Virginia 32, NC State 7
125: No. 9 Matt Snyder (UVa) dec. Joe DeAngelo (NCSU) 6-0; UVa 3-0
133: No. 13 George DiCamillo (UVa) dec. Sam Speno (NCSU) 6-1; UVa 6-0
141: Joe Spisak (UVa) pinned Tyler Hunt (NCSU), :38; UVa 12-0
149: No. 19 Derek Valenti (UVa) dec. Thomas Gantt (NCSU) 7-6; UVa 15-0
157: Matt Nereim (NCSU) dec. Blaise Butler (UVa) 8-7; UVa 15-3
165: No. 7 Nick Sulzer (UVa) major dec. Nijel Jones (NCSU) 12-3;  UVa 19-3
174: Patrick Davis (NCSU) major dec. Dusty Floyd (UVa) 15-4; UVa 19-7
184: Stephen Doty (UVa) tech fall Keegan Cerwinski (NCSU) 16-0 (5:21); UVa 24-7
197: Mike Salopek (UVa) tech fall William Cook (NCSU) 17-2 (7:00); UVa 29-7
285: Derek Papagianopoulos (UVa) dec. Mike Kosoy (NCSU) 7-4; UVa 32-7
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