UNC Wrestling Bio
 John Michael Staudenmayer
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2013-14: Earned an automatic bid to NCAAs at 165 pounds for the second year in a row after finishing second at the ACC Championships • Defeated Josh Snook of Maryland and Chris Moon of Virginia Tech before falling in the final • Finished 15-14 overall and 9-7 in duals, including a 4-2 mark in conference competition • Had one pin and three wins by major decision • Had a pair of wins at the Southern Scuffle • Dropped a pair of tight decisions at nationals and defeated Penn's Casey Kent in the first consolation round • Beat No. 32 Nijel Jones of NC State in regular season action.

2012-13: NCAA qualifier at 165 pounds • Finished third at the ACC Championships • Finished 28-13 on the year, including an 11-4 mark in duals and a 3-2 record in league action • Won nine times by major decision, six times by technical fall and once by pin • Defeated No. 9 Josh Veltre of Bloomsburg at the NCAA Championships • Finished fourth at the Nittany Lion Open and fifth at the Hokie Open and the Wolfpack Open • Closed out the win over Duke with a technical fall victory over Ramdy Roden.

2011-12: Redshirted at 165 • Wrestled to a 28-11 record • Went 6-1 at the Wolfpack Open to earn third place as an unattached wrestler • Placed fourth in the Hokie Open as an unattached wrestler • Collected three major decisions, two technical falls and two pins, with his fastest pin clocking in at 0:49.

Prep: Attended Plymouth Whitemarsh High School • Turned in a perfect 43-0 season as a senior as he captured the state title • Also won the Beast of the East competition • Two-time section, district and regional champion • Placed third in the state as a junior • Helped lead his team to the Disney Duals Championship along with the Junior Olympics Championship • Was 168-12 during his high school career • Member of the Honor Roll • Also played lacrosse and football.

Personal: John Michael Staudenmayer is the son of John and Adrienne Staudenmayer • Birthday is Nov. 24 • Born in Plymouth Meeting, Pa.


Year Overall Dual Pins TF MD
2011-12   28-11 0-0 2 2 3
2012-13   28-13 11-4 1 6 9
2013-14   15-14 9-7 1 - 3
Totals 71-38 20-11 4 8 15

Weight: 165
Year: Redshirt Junior
Hometown: Plymouth Meeting, Pa.
High School: Plymouth Whitemarsh
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