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    Lou Puracchio
    Lou Puracchio
    Class:
    Senior

    Hometown:
    Wilmington, Ill.

    High School:
    Wilmington

    Height / Weight:
    5-11 / 197

    Birthdate:
    11/08/1983

    2004-05: Did not compete during the 2004-05 season.

    2003-04: Went 2-4 in two tournaments at 197 pounds.

    2002-03: Redshirt season ... Went 1-4 in two tournaments.

    HIGH SCHOOL: Earned four letters in wrestling and track, and two in football ... Went all-state, all-conference, and all-area as a linebacker in football ... Was all-state, all-conference, and all-area at 215 pounds in wrestling ... Team made it to the Elite 8 in wrestling ... Received honors for most wins in a season with a 41-2 record.

    PERSONAL: Full given name is Louis Erle Puracchio ... Born Nov. 8, 1983 ... Son of Mark and Sheryl Puracchio... Former coaches and father were more influential in athletic career ... Community Health major.

    PURACCHIO'S CAREER STATS

    Year        W     L     F    Big Ten    NCAA
    2003-04     2     4     0    ---        ---
    Total       2     4     0
    

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