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Nic Sansone

165
Position
Redshirt Freshman
Class
Virginia Beach, Va.
Hometown
Kellam
High School

2019-20
• Competed in four open tournaments at 165 pounds in his redshirt season with a 5-8 record
• Wrestled at the Wilkes Open (12/22), the App State Open (1/25), the Mat Town Open II (2/23) and at the National Collegiate Open (3/1)

HIGH SCHOOL
• Ranked No. 1 at 152 pounds in Virginia in 2019
• 2019 Most Outstanding Wrestler at Virginia Duals
• 2019 Virginia 6A State Champion at 152 pounds
• Four-time Virginia All-State selection
• Four year wrestling team captain
• 2019 Kellam Male Athlete of the Year as recognized by the Virginia Beach Sports Club
• Four year lacrosse team captain and starter
• Hampton Roads All Star Lacrosse Team selection 2018 and 2019

PERSONAL
• Son of Tony and Alli Sansone
• Has a younger sister, Mira
• His father, Tony, wrestled at Old Dominion (1990-1992)
• His great uncle, Bill Coulson, competed for the US Bobsled Team at the 1972 and 1980 Olympics
• Member of the National Honor Society and National Science Honor Society
• Volunteered for Vanguard Landing, Equi-Kids, and Trick-or-Treat So Kids Can Eat Food Drive