Mikey Racciato and Tyler Wilps each recorded major decisions in the match.
Pitt ends the season faced five ranked teams in its last seven dual matches.
Pitt sits fifth in team scoring after day one.
Panthers searching for fourth 3-0 start in past 11 years.
Former EWL foes go head-to-head for Western Pennsylvania supremacy.
Career: 24-21 overall record with nine pins,four tech falls and five major decisions.
2014-15: Won a 6-0 decidion over Bloomsburg's Brad Miccio ... Competed in the Keystone Classic ... Wrestled at the Southern Scuffle registering a 4-0 decision over LaTrell Davis (Cleveland State) and a 20-5 tech fall over Campbell's Daniel Richardson.
2013-14: 12-8 record with four falls, two technical falls and a major decision...went 2-1 in duals for Pitt at 157 pounds...finished fourth at both the Clarion Open and Keystone Classic.
2012-13: Went 8-9 competing in open tournaments...went a perfect 6-0 in bonus point matches...had three falls on the season with the fastest coming at 2:09 against Sean O'Malley of Maryland at the Penn State Open.
2011-12: Redshirted the season...finished 8-9 with two pins and two major decisions competing in open tournaments...posted a 3-2 record at the Cleveland State Open and a 2-2 record at both the East Stroudsburg Open and Ashland Simonson Open...won first career match with a first-period fall over Michael Innes (Army) at the season-opening Buffalo Open...defeated Edinboro's David Osterberg, 8-3, in his only match against an EWL opponent.
High School: Tallied career record of 131-37...two-time PIAA state qualifier, placing fourth as a senior...led Pittsburgh Central Catholic to a second-place finish in the state and second-place at the Beast of the East Tournament...state champion in freestyle...participated in the My Brother's Keeper program, working with underprivileged youth.
Personal: Born Nov. 19, 1992...son of Tim and Denise...has one sister, Kristine, and one brother, Jordan...Economics major.
* Indicates Redshirt season (does not count towards career statistics)
University of Pittsburgh to Host 2019 NCAA Wrestling Championships
Forys, Zanetta Named to All-ACC Academic Team
Gavin Named Head Wrestling Coach
Three Panthers to be Inducted into PWCA Hall of Fame
Chancellor Gallagher Names Heather Lyke Pitt Athletic Director
Session 4: Solomon Falls to Nevills in Round of 12