Pitt to face Ohio University and Campbell at West Virginia University.
Third and Final Weight Class Preview of the 2016-17 Panthers
Conference Record 4,367 Student-Athletes Recognized
Sophomore Dom Forys falls in the round of 16
Went 0-2 at the 2016 NCAA Championships, suffer losses to ACC foes Conner Hartmann of Duke and Chip Ness of North Carolina ... Finished fifth at the 2016 ACC Championship, recording lone win over North Carolina's Chip Ness by a 6-5 decision ... Dropped close match to No. 14 Zach Nye of Virginia by decision (3-2) … Fell to No. 23 Chip Ness of North Carolina by a 3-2 decision … Dropped a 2-0 decision to No. 8 Jacob A. Smith of West Virginia … Fell to No. 10 Jared Haught of Virginia Tech in a 4-1 decision … Edged out by No. 17 Michael Boykin of NC State by a 3-2 decision … Went 2-1 at Pitt Duals, pinning both Michael Moore of Davidson (1:31) and Charles Kerkesner of Franklin & Marshall (4:38) … Finished third in both the Keystone Classic and Lock Haven Classic, recording 4-1 marks in each tournament … Pinned two wrestlers in the LHU Classic, including Lock Haven’s Adam Mackie and Binghamton’s Mark Tracy twice … Pinned Charlie Livingston (Kutztown) in 1:51 and defeated Maryland’s Garrett Wesneski in a 6-2 decision at the Terrapin Duals.
2014-15: Won by major decision with a score of 9-0 against Bloomsburg's Michael Mirra ... Handed Edinboro's Vince Pickett a 4-1 decision ... Topped Tyler Lyster of Bucknell in a 5-1 decision ... Took down No. 14 Elliot Riddick of Lehigh with a 5-3 decision in sudden victory ... Won three matches at the Keystone Classic to finish as the runner-up, which included a fall of Collin Johnson (Appalachian St.) in 1:56. and a 7-0 decision against No. 19 Luke Sheridan of Indiana ... Earned a 12-5 decision over Maryland's Rob Fitzgerald ... Wrestled at the Southern Scuffle, recording an 11-0 major decision over Ira Dent (Chattanooga) ... Posted an 8-3 decision against Drexel's Brandon Litten ... Claimed an 8-2 decision over Austin Schafer of Oklahoma State ... Recorded a 6-2 decision over Ryan Darch (Clarion) ... Defeated Michael Boykin (NC State), 4-1, and Jared Haught (Virginia Tech), 3-2, at the ACC Championships to place third in the event.
2013-14: NCAA qualifier at 197 pounds after receiving an at-large bid ... Posted a career-high 24 wins, going 24-12 ... Went 3-2 at the NCAA Championships, coming up one win short of earning All-American status ... Finished second on the team with five falls ... Finished the regular season with a seven-match winning streak in duals ... Recorded an 11-3 record in duals, earning 40 team points for Pitt.
Solomon Named ACC Wrestler of the Week
No. 24 Pitt Dominates Blue Devils, 28-9
No. 24 Panthers Host Duke in Regular Season Finale
Forys Named ACC Co-Wrestler of the Week
Panthers in the Polls
Knight, Rahmani Claim First National Bank Weekly Honors