AT VIRGINIA: 2005-06 - Named All-ACC after advancing to the ACC Finals at 149 pounds, where he finished as the ACC runner-up ... finished the season 18-14 overall, 9-8 in duals and 2-3 in ACC duals ... posted two falls and three major decisions and one technical fall ... first fall came over UNC's Christopher Ramos at 8:52 ... took first place at the Virginia Intercollegiates ... had a technical fall over Virginia Tech's Joseph Thompson, 16-1 ... finished out the season 7-5.
2004-05 - Redshirted, but posted a 19-11 record wrestling open tournaments ... earned a fourth place finish at the Central Jersey Open and a sixth place finish at the East Stroudsburg Open ... first collegiate fall came against Lehigh's Dave Nakasone at 3:40 at the ESU Open (11/20) ... went 7-3 at the East Stroudsburg Open registering falls over Drexel's Mike Buzzone at 5:45 and Clarion's Robe Hermo at 3:11 ... went 6-2 at the Wilkes Open (12/28).
PREP & PERSONAL - Earned four letters in wrestling for coach Marc Freeman and four letters in soccer for coach Bernd Wolf at Bloomsburg High School ... a P.I.A.A. placewinner in Pennsylvania where he took third in 2003 and fourth in 2004 ... a four-time Mid-Penn League All-Star and a four-time Central Susquehanna Conference League All-Star ... a three-time P.I.A.A. All-Academic Team selection and a two-time All-Anthracite Team choice ... recorded 144 victories and served as a two-time team captain ... also named a two-time Area All-Star Honorable Mention selection in soccer ... a 2003 and 2004 National Honor Society member and served as the 2004 Senior Class President at Bloomsburg ... born January 1, 1986 in Bloomsburg, Pa. ... son of Amy and David DiPasquale ... enjoys bowling, tubing and kayaking ... plans to become an engineer or a teacher following graduation ... has one sister, Amy ... father wrestled at Millersville and sister was a gymnast at Penn State ... chose Virginia for its academics and wrestling program.
DiPisquale by the Numbers