Matt Pandullo
Matt Pandullo

Player Profile
RS Senior

Severn, Md.

High School:

125 pounds


Career Record:
46-31 (17-12 in duals)

As a Junior: Finished with an 11-12 overall record on the year ... finished 7-5 in dual meets ... had two pins on the season with the quickest coming against Steve Caloussano of McDaniel in 3:22 ... won three straight dual matches on two different occasions during the season ... wrestled in the East Stroudsburg Open and the Penn State Open, winning each of his opening matches ... wrestled in the 125 weight class.

As a Sophomore: Compiled an 8-6 record wrestling in the 125-pound weight class ... won three consecutive matches against VMI, Binghamton and James Madison ... competed in the East Stroudsburg Open, Penn State Open and the Millersville Invitational ... finished with a 4-2 record in six dual meets ... shut out Juan Sanchez of VMI 6-0 in his first dual meet of the season.

Redshirted in 2000-2001: Compiled an 8-1 record wrestling in two tournaments at 125 pounds ... captured second place at the Coppin State Open, winning three matches ... won five matches at the East Stroudsburg Open, beating Harvard's Kevin El-Hayek, 3-2, to capture fourth place.

As a Freshman: Compiled a 19-12 overall record as a regular starter at 125 pounds ... ACC third Place ... defeated Duke's Tommy Hoang, 9-8, in the consolation finals to finish as one of seven Terps in the top 3 for their respective weight classes ... posted a 6-5 dual record ... ended the regular season with a pin over Howard's Antoine Turner in 2:41 ... won two of three matches at the prestigious Congressional Cup ... his only loss on the afternoon came to Garland ... won his first career dual appearance over Navy's Ryan Heineman, 4-1 ... took two wins in the Millersville Belles Tournament, pinning Mike Strobel of Roger Williams in 3:40 and decisioning Jon Pitonzo of Western Maryland, 6-2 ... won three straight matches in the East Stroudsburg Open ... began his collegiate career with a first-place finish at the Coppin Open after winning all three of his matches.

Before Maryland: Earned four varsity letters in wrestling at Meade High School in Ft. Meade, Md. ... Maryland state champion at 119 pounds ... Washington Post and Baltimore Sun All-Metro selection ... Anne Arundel County wrestler of the year ... three-time regional champion ... compiled a career record of 126-20 ... also an all-county soccer player.

Personal: Matthew James Pandullo ... son of Sam and Janie Pandullo ... born Aug. 8, 1981 ... one brother, Joe ... one sister, Heather ... chose Maryland because the education is competitive ... lists his parents as the people he most admires ... majoring in mechanical engineering.