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 Eric Chakonis

2017-18 (Freshman): Went 2-8 overall while wrestling at 285 pounds ... appeared in Bucknell's first four duals before losing the rest of the season to injury.

Before Bucknell: Four-year letterwinner and starter at Don Bosco Prep … two-time state champion in New Jersey … 2017 North Jersey Wrestler of the Year … two-time region champion … four-time district champion … two-time All-Bergen County … 111-31 career record … two-time placewinner at the Beast of the East … led team to 2017 Bergen County title … four-year letterwinner and three-year starter for football team that won a state title.

High School/Personal: Son of John and Lisa Chakonis … one older brother, Zack, and one younger brother, Luke … brother, Zack, wrestles for Northwestern … cousin, T.J. Chakonis, played football at Rhode Island … uncle, Tommy Chakonis, played football at Virginia … cousin, Jessica Chakonis, played volleyball at Delaware … uncle, Steve Caricato, played basketball at Saint Francis … major is undeclared.

Position: 285
Year: Freshman
Hometown: Washington Township, N.J.
High School: Don Bosco Prep
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