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March 21, 2013

Des  Moines, Iowa - Five members of the University of Pittsburgh wrestling team are still competing in the championship bracket, while three additional Panthers remain alive in the consolation rounds after the first session of the NCAA Championships. Pitt will return to the mats at 7:30 p.m. ET for Session II this evening at Wells Fargo Arena in Des Moines, Iowa.

Shelton Mack (133), Nick Bonaccorsi (174), Max Thomusseit (184), Matt Wilps (197) and Zac Thomusseit (285) picked up wins in their opening round matches, while Ronnie Garbinsky (149), Donnie Tasser (157) and Tyler Wilps (165) fell in their first matches and will wrestle in the consolation matches later this evening. Complete results from Session I can be found below, as well as Session II opponents for the Panthers and the broadcast schedule for the rest of the Championships.

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2013 NCAA Championship - Pitt Results

Shelton Mack (133 pounds)

First Round: Shelton Mack (P) dec. Jamie Franco (Hofstra), 3-2

Second Round: Shelton Mack (P) vs. Logan Stieber (Ohio State)

Ronnie Garbinsky (149 pounds)

First Round: Jake Sueflohn (Nebraska) maj. dec. Ronnie Garbinsky (P), 16-3

Wrestlebacks: Ronnie Garbinsky (P) vs. Brandon Richardson (Wyoming)

Donnie Tasser (157 pounds)

First Round: Dylan Alton (Penn State) dec. Donnie Tasser (P), 8-4

Wrestlebacks: Donnie Tasser (P) vs. Frank Hickman (Bloomsburg)

Tyler Wilps (165 Pounds)

First Round: Steven Monk (NDSU) dec. Tyler Wilps (P), 4-1

Wrestlebacks: Tyler Wilps (P) vs. Paul Hancock (Army)

Nick Bonaccorsi (174 pounds)

First Round: Nick Bonaccorsi (P) dec. Billy Curling (Old Dominion), 2-1

Second Round: Nick Bonaccorsi (P) vs. Matt Brown (Penn State)

Max Thomusseit (184 Pounds)

First Round: Max Thomusseit (P) dec. Chris Chionuma (Oklahoma State), 4-1

Second Round: Max Thomusseit (P) vs. Josh Ihnen (Nebraska)

Matt Wilps (197 Pounds)

First Round:  Matt Wilps (P) dec. Derrick Borlie (Virginia Tech), 4-1

Second Round: Matt Wilps (P) vs. Richard Perry (Bloomsburg)

Zac Thomusseit (285 Pounds)

First Round: Zac Thomusseit (P) dec. Levi Cooper (Arizona State), 6-0

Second Round: Zac Thomusseit (P) vs. Mike McClure (Michigan State)   

2013 NCAA Wrestling Championships Schedule:





Thr, Mar 21 

7:30 p.m.

NCAA Wrestling Championships Second Round
(Session 2:
Mat 1, Mat 2, Mat 3, Mat 4)

Shawn Kenney & Jim Gibbons


Fri, Mar 22

11 a.m.

NCAA Wrestling Championships Quarterfinals
(Session 3:
Mat 1, Mat 2, Mat 3, Mat 4)

Adam Amin, Tim Johnson, Anthony Robles &  Quint Kessenich



7 p.m.

NCAA Wrestling Championships Semifinals (Session 4)
Adam Amin, Tim Johnson, Anthony Robles & Quint Kessenich


Sat, Mar 23

11 a.m.

NCAA Wrestling Championships Medal Round
Shawn Kenney, Tim Johnson & Anthony Robles



8 p.m.

NCAA Wrestling Championships Finals
Adam Amin, Tim Johnson, Anthony Robles &  Quint Kessenich




Pitt Wrestling NCAA Championship Update - Session I

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