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    Manny Rigatos
    Player Profile
    Class:
    Junior

    Hometown:
    Prospect Heights, Ill.

    High School:
    Wheeling

    Weight:
    149

    Birthdate:
    03/16/1978

    AT ILLINOIS
    1998-99:
    * Wrestled unattached after tranferring from Harper Junior College
    * Posted a 4-4 mark at 149 pounds competing at the St. Louis and Miami Opens

    JUNIOR COLLEGE
    * Attended Harper Junior College for two years
    * Placed third in the 1998 Junior College Nationals
    * Two-time junior college national qualifier and letterwiner
    * Academic All-American

    HIGH SCHOOL
    * Four-time varsity letterwinner
    * Also earned two letters in soccer and one in football

    PERSONAL
    * Given name is Emmanuel Rigatos
    * Son of Nick and Virginia Rigatos
    * Majoring in sociology
    * Hopes to teach and coach after school
    * Enjoys hunting

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