100+ photos from #9 Virginia Tech (Hokies) wrestling team win (26-10) over #13 University of Pittsburgh (Panthers) at Moss Arts Center, Blacksburg, VA.
"Bolstered by the return of national runner-up Devin Carter, the ninth-ranked Virginia Tech wrestling team steamrolled No. 13 Pitt Friday night inside the Moss Arts Center, winning eight of 10 matches en route to a 26-10 win. It was the first win ever for the Hokies against the Panthers in 12 matches." (Tech dominates No. 13 Pitt, Hokiesports.com)
Moss Arts Center, Blacksburg, Va.
#9 Virginia Tech (11-2, 2-0 ACC) 26, #13 Pitt (7-5, 2-2 ACC) 10
165: Chad Strube (VT) dec. Cody Wiercioch, 6-4
174: #12 Zach Epperly (VT) dec. #6 Tyler Wilps, 3-2
184: #2 Max Thomusseit (P) maj. dec. Austin Gabel, 10-2
197: Jared Haught (VT) dec. #20 Nick Bonaccorsi, 3-2
285: #8 Ty Walz (VT) dec. Ryan Solomon, 4-2
125: #4 Joey Dance (VT) dec. Dom Forys, 10-3
133: #17 Kevin Norstrem (VT) dec. Nick Zanetta, 3-2
141: #3 Devin Carter (VT) tech fall Ben Ross, 21-6 (5:11)
149: #20 Mikey Racciato (P) fall Brent Waterman, 5:30
157: #5 Nick Brascetta (VT) dec. Ronnie Garbinsky, 12-5
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