Maryland and No. 11 Virginia square off at 7 p.m. Friday at Comcast Pavilion
Maryland placed second to Oklahoma at last year's event
The Terps begin the season next weekend at home with the Terrapin Duals
Starters for the Terrapin Duals will be determined Sunday
2012-13 Season Preview: 149-165 pounds
As a Freshman (2011-12): Went 6-13 at 157 pounds and 165 pounds...all six wins came by decision...recorded his first collegiate win over Greg Thruston of West Virginia at the Clarion Open (11/6).
Before Maryland: Four-year letterwinner at Connetquot...as a senior at 160 pounds, won league championship...county runner-up and qualified for state tournament...at 152 pounds in 2009, named to all-county team...league runner-up...as a sophomore at 145 pounds finished runner-up in the league...all-league selection at 135 pounds as a freshman.
Personal: Full name is Nicholas LoBue...son of Salvatore and Roseanne LoBue...has an older sister, Lindsay...father played football at Bloomsberg State...graduated from Connetquot with a 3.5 GPA.