UNC Wrestling Bio
 Joey Moon
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2015-16: Finished 7-5 and 0-2 in duals at 149 pounds as a redshirt junior • Finished third at the National Collegiate Open with a dominant performance that featured a pin, two tech falls and a major • Also won a pair of bouts at the Hokie Open • Lost both of his dual appearances to nationally ranked opponents from Old Dominion and Duke.

2014-15: Finished 18-9 and 3-2 in duals at 149 pounds • Had a pair of fifth-place finishes to open the season at the Hokie Open and the Roadrunner Open, going a combined 10-3 with two pins and two major decisions • Finished the year with three pins and three majors • Won three of his final four matches of the year, all in duals, including an 8-2 victory over Chris Yankowich of Virignia in UNC’s upset of the 12th-ranked Cavaliers.

2013-14: Finished 23-11 as a redshirt freshman, competing primarily in open tournaments • Took third place at the Hokie Open with three wins • Also finished fifth at the Wolfpack Open, winning five matches in Raleigh • Had four wins by pin, one technical fall and nine major decisions.

2012-13: Notched a 17-11 mark in his redshirt season • Had three pins, two major decisions and one win by technical fall at 141 pounds • Finished fourth at the Wolfpack Open and tied for third at the Newberry Open.

Prep: Two-time North Carolina state champion and placed a third time • Two-time All-America • Undefeated his senior year (40-0) • Finished with a 134-10 record overall.

Personal: Joseph Michael Moon is the son of Jeff and Patty Moon • Birthday is September 8 • Born in Mebane, North Carolina.

Weight: 157
Year: Redshirt Senior
Hometown: Haw River, N.C.
High School: Southern Alamance
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