Sal Profaci
Sal  Profaci

RS Freshman

Monroe Twp., N.J.

High School:
Monroe Township



Profaci Earns At-Large Selection to NCAA Championships

Profaci Earns At-Large Bid to NCAA Wrestling Championships

Freshman (2016)
• U-M Athletic Academic Achievement Award
• Redshirted season; competed unattached in six open tournaments
• Captured the 133-pound title at the Alma Open (Jan. 23) with a 4-0 record; defeated EMU's Noah Gonser, 6-2, in the championship match
• Reached the finals at the Cleveland State Open (Dec. 12), posting a 3-0 mark before withdrawing due to injury
• Posted a 4-1 record en route to third place at the Eastern Michigan Open (Nov. 7)
• Also claimed top-six finishes at the Michigan State Open (4th, Nov. 15) and Purple Raider Open (6th, Jan. 17)
• Pinned Clarion's Kyle Greenwald (1:23) in collegiate debut at the EMU Open

• Graduated from Monroe Township High School (2015)
• Two-time New Jersey state placewinner, twice finishing fourth at 132 pounds (2015) and 126 pounds (2014)
• Career prep record of 162-12
• Four-year district champion, two-time Greater Middlesex Conference champion, two-time regional champion
• Named 2015 Home News Tribune Wrestler of the Year
• Took sixth place at Super 32 (2014); also claimed sixth place at 138 pounds at Fargo Junior Nationals (2015)
• Ranked 16th nationally by FloWrestling
• Principal's List

• Enrolled in the College of Literature, Science and the Arts
• Born on April 22, 1997
• Son of Salvatore and Francine Profaci; father wrestled at Central Connecticut University
• Has a sister, Sofia, and a brother, Nicholas.

Year Overall Dual Tourney Falls TF MD Big Ten NCAA
2015-16 (RS) 21-7 0-0 21-7 6 0 6 -- --

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