Dan D'Agostini
Dan D'Agostini
Weight: 197
Year: Sr.
Hometown: Allentown, Pa.
High School: Allentown Central Catholic
Position: 184
Class: 197
Major: Electrical Engineering
  • Four-year letter-winner who posted a career record of 108-31, finishing third all-time in Scranton history for career wins
  • Recorded 20 career pins, tied for eighth-most in Royals' history
  • His .777 career winning percentage is the 13th best mark in Scranton history
  • Qualfied for the NCAA Championships and broke Scranton's single season wins record as a senior
  • Three-time NWCA Scholar All-American

Senior Year (2018-19)

  • Posted a 39-5 overall record at 197 pounds, setting a new Scranton single-season record for wins
  • Became Scranton's first NCAA national qualifier since 2007 by finishing second at the NCAA Mideast Regional Championships
  • His lone victory at the NCAA national championships gave him the Royals' single-season wins record
  • His .886 winning percentage on the season ranks 11th in program history
  • Had seven pins, seven technical falls, and seven major decision on the year while his five losses were all by decision.
  • Was a perfect 19-0 in dual meet matches
  • Fastest pin was at the :40 mark on Jan. 12 against Oneonta's Jake Pine
  • Won the RIT Invitational and the Will Abele Invitational and was second at the Ned McGinley Invitational
  • Maintained Honorable Mention status in d3wrestle.com's national top-10 rankings throughout the year

Junior Year (2017-18)

  • Posted a 25-8 record, leading the team in victories.
  • Spent the first half of the year at 184 pounds before moving to 197.
  • Had six victories by pin.
  • Did not lose a match by major decision, technical fall or pin.
  • Had a 12-2 mark in dual match competition.
  • Went 4-0 to help the Royals finish second at the Electric City Duals on Nov. 11 in the Long Center. 
  • Finished third at 184 pounds at the RIT Invitational on Dec. 2.
  • Won the 197-pound title to help the Royals win the team title at the Jim Crytzer Memorial Invitational at Washington and Lee on Jan. 6.

Sophomore Year (2016-17)

  • Finished 21-6, all at 184 pounds, despite being slowed by injury in the middle of the season.
  • Had four victories by way of pin.
  • Finished an impressive 14-2 in dual match competition.
  • Went 15-2 over a 17-match span from mid-November to mid-February.
  • Had a six-match winning streak over five events from Jan. 13 to Jan. 29. 

Freshman Year (2015-16)

  • Had a successful collegiate debut, going 23-12 while competing exclusively at 184 pounds.
  • Had winning streaks of five and four (twice) during the season.
  • Finished third at the RIT Invitational on Dec. 5 in Rochester, N.Y. by rallying for a pair of wins in the consolation bracket.
  • Placed third at the Washington & Lee Invitational on Jan. 9 by rolling off four straight victories in the consolation bracket.

Awards & Honors

  • NWCA Scholar All-American (2017, 2018, 2019)
  • CoSIDA Academic All-District First Team (2019)
  • Electric City Duals Most Outstanding Wrestler (2018)
  • Will Abele Invitational 197 pound champion (Jan. 12, 2019)
  • RIT Invitational 197 pound champion (Dec. 1, 2018)
  • Jim Crytzer Memorial Invitational 197 pound champion (Jan. 6, 2017)
  • University of Scranton Athlete of the Week (Dec. 3, 2018)

High School/Personal

  • Son of Mark and Myriam D'Agostini