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Kraisser, Staudenmayer Named All-ACC
Release: 03/12/2014
GREENSBORO, N.C. --- The Atlantic Coast Conference announced its 2014 All-ACC Wrestling team Wednesday and North Carolina sophomores Nathan Kraisser and John Michael Staudenmayer represented the Tar Heels. Kraisser was the 2014 ACC Champion at 125 pounds while Staudenmayer took second at 165.

Virginia Tech senior Devin Carter, who overcame a serious hamstring injury to capture the ACC championship at 141 pounds, led the Hokies to the 2014 ACC Wrestling Championship last Saturday in Blacksburg.

Pitt, which finished first in the conference in the regular season in its inaugural year in the ACC, led all schools with five All-ACC wrestlers, followed by Virginia Tech and Virginia with four each. Maryland placed three on the team while NC State and North Carolina had two each.

Both the individual champion for each weight class and the runner-up earned All-ACC honors.

2014 All-ACC Wrestling Team
Name School Wgt. Class Hometown
Edgar Bright Pitt 141 Fr. Cleveland, Ohio
Blaise Butler Virginia 157 So. Belvidere, Ill.
Devin Carter Virginia Tech 141 Jr. Christiansburg, Va.
Stephen Doty Virginia 174 Sr. St. Louis, Mo.
Tommy Gantt NC State 157 Jr. Cahokia, Ill.
Tyler Goodwin Maryland 133 Fr. Gambrills, Md.
Dennis Gustafson Virginia Tech 133 Fr. Woodbridge, Va.
Nick Gwiazdoski NC State Hwt. So. Delanson, N.Y.
Nathan Kraisser North Carolina 125 So. Ellicott City, Md.
Spencer Myers Maryland Hwt. Sr. Selinsgrove, Pa.
Zach Neibert Virginia Tech 149 Sr. Dayton, Ohio
Zach Nye Virginia 197 So. Enola, Pa.
Chris Penny Virginia Tech 197 Sr. Virginia Beach, Va.
Mikey Racciato Pitt 149 Fr. Pen Argyl, Pa.
Jimmy Sheptock Maryland 184 Sr. Northampton, Pa.
John Michael Staudenmayer North Carolina 165 So. Plymouth Meeting, Pa.
Nick Sulzer Virginia 165 Jr. Cleveland, Ohio
Max Thomusseit Pitt 184 Jr. St. Paris, Ohio
Tyler Wilps Pitt 174 Jr. Oakdale, Pa.
Anthony Zanetta Pitt 125 Sr. Pittsburgh, Pa.

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