2004-05 Season Outlook
Sophomore Chad Sportelli will be a contender to fill the shoes of 125-pound national champion Jason Powell.
2004-Sportelli earned a record of 10-3 primarily as Matt Keller’s back-up at 133 pounds. Sportelli was 2-0 in duals. He defeated No. 19 Heath McKim of Air Force 6-4. Sportelli took third at the Great Plains Open and fourth at the UNO Open.
2003-Sportelli finished the season 13-9 wrestling in open tournaments. Sportelli earned a first-place finish at the Worthington Open and added a second-place showing at the Nebraska-Kearney Open.
Personal-The son of Sal and Lee Sportelli and Barry and Denise Rutt,