ACC Wrestling Championship

ACC Wrestling Championship

ACC Wrestling Championship

Virginia Tech has captured their third straight ACC Wrestling Championship, tying their own conference record previously set in 2013.

Six individual Hokie wrestlers won titles at the conference event held at NC State. That’s the most for a single team in the championship since 1999.

It was also a good day for Pitt and NC State.

Pitt captured three individual titles in the 133, 157 and 165 weight classes.

NC State’s Kevin Jack won the 141 weight class and was unanimously named the ACC Wrestling Championship MVP.

ACC Wrestling Championship Team Results

  • Virginia Tech, 93 points
  • NC State, 64 points
  • Pitt, 54 points
  • Virginia, 52.5 points
  • North Carolina, 44 points
  • Duke, 24.5 point

ACC Wrestling Championship Individual Results

  • 125  Joey Dance, VT
  • 133  Dom Forys, Pitt
  • 141  Kevin Jack, NC State
  • 149  Solomon Chishko, VT
  • 157  Taleb Rahmani, Pitt
  • 165  Te’Shan Campbell, Pitt
  • 174  Zach Epperly, VT
  • 184  Zack Zavatsky, VT
  • 197  Jared Haught, VT
  • 285  Ty Walz, VT

2017 All ACC Wrestling Team

  • 125  Joey Dance, Sean Fausz
  • 133  Dom Forys, Jamal Morris
  • 141  Kevin Jack, George DiCamillo
  • 149  Solomon Chishko, Troy Heilmann
  • 157  Sal Mastriani, Taleb Rahmani
  • 165  Te’Shan Campbell, Brian Hamann
  • 174  Ethan Ramos, Zach Epperly
  • 184  Zack Zavatsky, Michael Macchiavello
  • 197  Jared Haugh, Danny Chaid
  • 285  Ty Walz, Jacob Kasper

NCAA Wrestling Tournament

Next up for teams and individuals, the NCAA Tournament. The selections will be announced on Wednesday, March 8.

The tournament will be held in St. Louis at Scottrade Center, March 16-18.

Three ACC teams are among the most recent NWCA College Wrestling Rankings. The Hokies are #4, NC State #8 and Pitt is #23.

Individual ACC wrestlers earning automatic NCAA bids include:

  • 125  Joey Dance, Sean Fausz, Jack Mueller
  • 133  Dom Forys, Jamal Morris
  • 141  Kevin Jack, George DiCamillo, Joey Ward
  • 149  Solomon Chishko, Troy Heilmann, Sam Krivus
  • 157  Sal Mastriani, Taleb Rahmani, Andrew Atkinson, Jake Faust
  • 165  Te’Shan Campbell, Brian Hamann
  • 174  Zach Epperly, Ethan Ramos, Connor Bass
  • 184  Michael Macchiavello, Zack Zavatsky
  • 197  Jared Haught, Danny Chaid
  • 285  Ty Walz, Jacob Kasper, Ryan Solomon, Cory Daniel, Mike Kosoy