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OSU’s Luke Pletcher joins Pitt wrestling staff

Luke Pletcher wrestles Pitt's Cole Matthews during a dual meet in November.

By Trent Leonard, Sports Editor

April 8, 2020

After serving as a thorn in Pitt’s side over the past couple years, Ohio State wrestler Luke Pletcher is switching roles, crossing the mat to join head coach Keith Gavin’s staff as a volunteer assistant coach.

Pitt wrestling continues climb back to prominence

Redshirt sophomore Micky Phillippi is currently ranked No. 4 133-pounder in the nation.

By Jack Clay, Staff Writer

October 30, 2019

That match was simply a low-stakes warm-up. The real season is just around the corner, and head coach Keith Gavin believes his team is in a much better position to succeed than it was one year ago.

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