New Jersey represented very well at the 2019 NCAA DI Championships in Pittsburgh, PA.
Four out of the ten champions hailed from New Jersey!
Nick Suriano and Anthony Ashnault - both four-time New Jersey state champions at Bergen Catholic and South Plainfield, respectively - became Rutgers' first NCAA wrestling champions!
Two-time New Jersey state champion Mekhi Lewis of Bound Brook won an NCAA title and the Most Outstanding Wrestling award for Virginia Tech by knocking off returning 2x NCAA champion Vincenzo Joseph of Penn State.
State champion Anthony Cassar of Montgomery defeated top-seed Derek White of Oklahoma State to bring home an NCAA in his first and final year as a starter for the Nittany Lions.