Pitt defeats Kutztown, Maryland, and West Liberty
The Panthers officially open the 2015-16 season at Terrapin Duels, Nov. 1
The Panthers open 2015-16 campaign with intrasquad scrimmage
Pitt beings the season as a consensus top-20 team in the country and brings back seven starters.
Zac Thomusseit records pin in final match to lift Gold team
Career: 11-25 record with two falls.
2015-16: Won in an 11-3 major decision over Matt Dixon of West Liberty at the Terrapin Duals.
2014-15: Recorded one win at the Clarion Open ... Competed in the Keystone Classic ... Picked up a 6-3 decision over Aaron Page of Mercyhurst at the Cleveland State Open ... Participated in the Franklin & Marshall Open ... Went 2-2 at the Purple Raider Open, with a fall of Brandon Gray (Mount Union) in 2:26 and an 8-5 decision over Brian Kerwin (NIagara CC) ... Totaled one win at the Edinboro Open, a 15-6 major decision over Clarion's Edgar Ruano ... Won his only bout at the National Collegiate Open 11-10 over Seth Brennock (Unattached).
2013-14: 4-8 record with one fall...finished in the top eight at Edinboro Open.
2012-13: 1-5 record on the season at 197 pounds...won his first career match by 4-2 decision over Chris Urps of UMBC at the Franklin and Marshall Open.
High School: Posted a 27-9 record as a senior and a 17-12 record as a junior, a WPIAL qualifier in both seasons...All-Allegheny County as a senior...selected First Team All-Almanac as a junior and senior...district playoff qualifier as a freshman and sophomore...member of the Pittsburgh Wrestling Club from 2008-12, coached by Pitt assistant coach Matt Kocher...member of the National Honor Society and Cum Laude Society.
Personal: Born April 20, 1994...son of Stephen and Michelle...has one brother, Stephen...uncle Jim Patrick played football at Delaware and uncle Dave Glover played basketball at Baylor...Chemistry major.