Tony Capone
Tony Capone

Player Profile

Valley Stream, N.Y.

High School:
Valley Stream South

165 pounds


Career Record:
2-7 (0-0 in duals)

As a Sophomore: Recorded a 5-11 overall record … competed in two dual meets … won two matches at East Stroudsburg Open, pinning John Pinola (unattached) of East Stroudsburg in 1:21 for the second pin of his career … won two matches at Millersville Invitational beating Marty Black of Boston College by technical fall 16-0.

As a Freshman: Did not wrestle due to injury.

Redshirted in 1998-99: Compiled a 2-7 overall record … participated in four opens during the season … gained both of his wins in the East Stroudsburg Open, including a pin in 1:45 of North Carolina's James Barnwell … the pin was the first win of his collegiate career.

Before Maryland: Earned four varsity letters for wrestling at Valley Stream South High School in Valley Stream, N.Y. … placed first in four consecutive years at East Meadow tournament … third in the county … wrestled at 135 pounds his senior year compared to 98 as a freshman.

Personal: Anthony Francis Capone, Jr. … son of Laura and Anthony Capone … born Feb. 29, 1980 … graduated from high school with a 3.5 GPA … plans to major in business … member of the National Honor Society.

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1999-2000 SEASON (freshman): 0-0
*Did not wrestle due to injury

1998-99 SEASON (redshirt): 2-7
WVO    L    Stan Spoor (Clarion)		   7-2
WVO    L    Ryan Ross (Slippery Rock)		   11-5
ESO    W    James Barnwell (North Carolina) 	   F1:45
ESO    W    James Scanlan (Hofstra)		   3-1
ESO    L    Dave Esposito (Unattached)		   18-5
ESO    L    Nate Becker (George Mason)		   6-5
PSO    L    Ryan Smith (Unattached)		   8-2
WBO    L    Kevin Maier (Edinboro)                 10-1
WBO    L    Brandon Frantz (Penn State)            6-2