UNC Wrestling Bio

2012-13: Finished 8-16 with a pair of wins in dual action at 157 pounds • Finished third at the ACC Championships at 157, knocking off Duke's Immanuel Kerr-Brown and NC State's Matt Nereim • Defeated Maryland's Brady Massaro on Jan. 26 and VMI's Ted Gottwald on Feb. 8 • Had two pins and two major decisions, including a 21-second pin of NC State's Cohl Fulk at the Hokie Open.

Prep: Transferred from Virginia Tech • Two-time Prep National Finalist • Three-time Texas State Champion • Three-time Freestyle and Greco State Champion • Placed seventh in the Super 32 Tournament • 2012 All-ACC Academic Team • Also played football his freshman year.

Personal: Christopher Thomas Mears is the son of Craig and Ann Mears • Born Feb. 4, 1992, in Camp Lejeune, N.C.
UNC North Carolina Wrestling

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