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Chance McClure
Chance  McClure

Class:
RS Junior

Hometown:
Commerce, Ga.

High School:
Commerce

Weight:
184/197


02/19/2017

Four Cavaliers Claim Titles At U.S. Collegiate Championships

Krivus, McClure, Mason and Schany win weight classes at event hosted by Air Force

01/14/2017

Cavaliers Down Lock Haven To Win Virginia Duals Silver Division

Atkinson, DiCamillo and Mueller grab bonus point victories to pace Cavalier offense

11/06/2016

Four Cavaliers Claim Titles At Clarion Open Sunday

Fourteen of 21 wrestlers place in season-opening tournament

07/15/2015

Virginia Has 314 Student-Athletes Named to ACC Academic Honor Roll

Conference has record 4,143 student-athletes recognized

12/05/2014

No. 12 Virginia Stands Eighth at Cliff Keen Las Vegas Invitational

Three Cavaliers advance to semifinals on Saturday

2016-17
Wrestled at 197 pounds, posting a 15-17 record
Claimed the championship at the Clarion Open (11/6) to open the season
Claimed the championship at the U.S. Collegiate Championship (2/19)
Went 2-2 at the ACC Championships with decisions over John Rizzo (Pitt) and Luke Fairnaro (Duke)
Also defeated both Fairnaro and Rizzo in the regular season meetings

2015-16
Redshirt season
Wrestled at the NWCA Classic in an unattached capacity
Posted a 4-2 record after wrestling at the Hokie Open (11/8) unattached
Finished sixth at the Hokie Open
Also competed at the Wolfpack Open

2014-15
• Was 10-12 at 197 pounds during freshman season
• Took runner-up honors at Lock Haven Inviational (12/29)
• Scored three wins at Shorty Hitchcock Memorial (1/18)
• Competed in his first UVa dual on Nov. 24 against eventual NCAA runner-up Kyle Snyder (Ohio State)
• Named to ACC Academic Honor Roll

HIGH SCHOOL
• Four-time Georgia state champion
• Won state title at 189 pounds his freshman year, then won three straight 220 championships
• Posted 191-2 record in high school
• Coached by Kendal Love at Commerce High
• Won Greco national championship at Fargo (2013)
• Named Freestyle All-American at Fargo (2013)
• Placed third at NHSCA Championship as freshman
• Also played football (linebacker/fullback) for four years
• Was all-state linebacker his junior and senior seasons and was named the region's Defensive Player of the Year in 2013
• Was four-time all-region selection at linebacker

PERSONAL
• Parents are Tracie and the late Chip McClure
• Father played football at West George; great uncle Red Barron, played football at Georgia Tech
• Has one sister, Sydney
Weight Overall Dual ACC Dual Dual Pts. ACC NCAA MD TF Pins Fastest
Year Class Record Record Record Scored Place Place W/L W/L W/L Pin
2014-15 197 8-10 0-1 0-0 0 0-0 0-0 0-1 0-0 1-1 4:06
2015-16* 197 4-2 0-0 0-0 0 0-0 0-0 0-0 0-0 1-0 2:59
2017-2018 197 15-16 5-11 2-3 13 0-0 0-0 1-1 1-1 1-1 4:24
Career 23-27 5-12 2-3 13 0-0 0-0 1-2 0-0 2-2 4:06
* denotes redshirt season

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