Written By N.C. State Sports Information Dept.
Raleigh, N.C.--Southern Alamance's Jake DeAngelo has signed to wrestle at N.C. State.
The 2013 North Carolina 4A state champion at 132 pounds, went undefeated with a 53-0 record ... Placed third at 2012 state championships at 126 pounds, third in 2011 at 109 pounds, and also third in 2010 at 103 pounds ... Finished his high school career with a 178-11 record ... Ranked ninth out of 291 academically in his class with a 4.6 GPA ... Older brother Joe was the Pack's starter at 125 pounds, and was a 2013 NCAA qualifier.
"Jake comes from a great wrestling family. He has shown that he can win big matches. We are excited to have him join his brother Joe as a member of the Wolfpack. We are glad to keep one of the best local wrestlers here and excited for him to show what he can do nationally in college." - N.C. State Head Coach Pat Popolizio