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Chance McClure
Chance  McClure

RS Junior

Commerce, Ga.

High School:



Four Cavaliers Claim Titles At U.S. Collegiate Championships

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


Cavaliers Down Lock Haven To Win Virginia Duals Silver Division

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


Four Cavaliers Claim Titles At Clarion Open Sunday

Fourteen of 21 wrestlers place in season-opening tournament


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

Conference has record 4,143 student-athletes recognized


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

Three Cavaliers advance to semifinals on Saturday

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

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

• 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

• 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

• 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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