Anthony Falbo
Anthony  Falbo

Class:
Freshman

Hometown:
Newtown, Conn.

High School:
Newtown

Height / Weight:
5-10 / 174

Birthdate:
01/13/1999

HIGH SCHOOL
• Did not compete during senior year due to injury sustained during preseason tournament
• 2016-17 Connecticut Sports Writers’ Alliance Hal Levy High School Male Athlete of the Year
• Three-time Connecticut Interscholastic Athletic Conference class LL champion (2016: 182 pounds; 2015: 170 pounds; 2014: 152 pounds) ... named Most Outstanding Wrestler in 2015
• Three-time CIAC Open champion (2016: 182 pounds; 2015: 170 pounds; 2014: 152 pounds) ... named Most Outstanding Wrestler in 2015
• Three-time New England regional placewinner (2016: champion, 182 pounds; 2015: runner-up, 170 pounds; 2014: third, 152 pounds)
• Newtown won the 2015 CIAC Open Championship and CIAC class LL team titles ... 2014 CIAC class LL team title
• Three-time NHSCA All-American (2016 NHSCA Junior Tournament 170-pound champion; 2015 NHSCA Sophomore Tournament 160-pound champion; placed fourth at 152 pounds at 2014 NHSCA Freshman Tournament)
• 2015 Super 32 Challenge seventh-place finish at 170 pounds
• Two-time Journeyman Classic placewinner (2016: third at 182 pounds; 2015: 170-pound champion)
• 2016 ASICS/Vaughan Junior Freestyle All-American with fourth-place finish at 182 pounds
• 2015 ASICS/Vaughan Cadet Freestyle All-American with fifth-place finish at 170 pounds
• Named Newtown’s Most Outstanding Wrestler three times ... most pins on the team in 2016 and 2015, with 34 and 32, respectively ... two-time team captain

National Rankings
• Listed as the No. 68 overall recruit by FloWrestling (5/4/17)
• Listed as the No. 48 overall recruit by InterMat (1/30/17)

2015-16 National Rankings
• Ranked No. 8 at 182 pounds by FloWrestling (5/16/16)
• Ranked No. 3 at 182 pounds by WIN Magazine (8/16/16)
• Ranked No. 6 at 182 pounds by InterMat (5/16/16)

Record
• 2016-17: Did not compete
• 2015-16 (182): 56-0
• 2014-15 (170): 55-1
• 2013-14 (152): 54-1
• TOTAL: 165-2

PERSONAL
Full Name: Anthony James Falbo
Major: Law & society
Birthday: January 13, 1999
City Born: Norwalk, Connecticut
Parents: Tony and Judi
Notes: Becomes the sixth member of his family to attend Purdue ... his mother, an aunt and three uncles graduated from Purdue

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