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Tony DeAngelo

Tony DeAngelo

Sr. | 5-9 | 141 | Mebane, N.C. | Southern Alamance/Missouri

2015-16 (Jr.)

  • Joined the WVU lineup as the starter at 141 pounds after sitting out the 2014-15 season
  • Went 18-22 with two falls, four tech. falls and two major decisions
  • Placed seventh at Southern Scuffle with an 8-5 decision over Penn State’s Kade Moss (Jan. 2)
  • Finished fifth at the 2016 Big 12 Championship (March 6)
  • WVU Student-Athlete of the Week (Dec. 14)
  • Pinned Campbell’s Zack Barker in 6:44 at the Mountaineer Quad (Nov. 8)
  • Defeated Big 12 foe Dante Rodriguez of Iowa State, 2-1, at Cliff Keen (Dec. 5)
  • Used a reversal to top All-American Dan Neff of Lock Haven in a tiebreaker (Dec. 12)
  • Helped WVU defeat No. 17 Pitt with a 10-7 decision vs. Nick Zanetta
  • Won a 5-4 decision over Edinboro’s Tyler Vath to help the Mountaineers defeat the Fighting Scots for the first time since 2012

2014-15 (So.) - at West Virginia

  • Missed the season with an injury

2013-14 (r-Fr.) - at Missouri

  • Transferred to WVU in the fall of 2014
  • Wrestled in six tournaments for the Tigers
  • Posted four top-4 finishes
  • Placed third at the Warren Williams/Daktronics Open with a tech fall and a pair of major decisions
  • Was third at the Kaufman-Brand Open with a trio of tech falls
  • Finished 27-10 on the year

2012-13 (Fr.) at Missouri

  • Went 14-8 as a redshirt
  • Was seventh at the Kaufman-Brand Open
  • Took fifth at the Roger Denker open
  • Won four bouts at the Grand View Open

Prep

  • Four-time All-American at Southern Alamance
  • Three-time state champion: 138 (2012), 140 (2011) and 125 (2009)
  • Went 51-0 as a senior at 138 pounds
  • Compiled a career record of 191-10
  • Also a member of the track team, winning the conference title in the pole vault

Personal

  • Son of Randy and Mary DeAngelo
  • Born September 10
  • Has three brothers – Joey, Jake and Rocco – and two sisters – Julia and Elizabeth
  • Brothers Joey and Jake wrestle at N.C. State
  • Sister Elizabeth wrestled at the U.S. Olympic Education Center
  • Majoring in Elementary Education
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Wearing the Jersey: Tony DeAngelo

By Greg Shock | January 26, 2016

This week's Wearing the Jersey features junior wrestler Tony DeAngelo, presented by WVU Medicine.

WVUsportsBuzz: Episode 1

By Scott Bartlett | January 15, 2016

The wrestling and gymnastics teams are getting set for a weekend full of action, while the women's basketball team is looking to build on early success.