DURHAM, N.C.-Duke University wrestling head coach Clar Anderson has announced the hiring of former Blue Devil wrestler Addison Nuding as the Interim Assistant Coach. Nuding will assist Anderson in daily coaching duties and recruiting.
A four-year letterwinner for Duke, Nuding graduated in 2009 after a strong wrestling career. He was the Blue Devil leader at 165 pounds as a senior, compiling a 14-9 overall record despite missing significant time to injury. He posted a 10-3 mark in dual matches and was 2-2 against ACC foes, including a win over defending ACC Champion Brian Letters.
As a junior, Nuding posted a career-best 29-10 overall record and 15-4 in dual contests. The Reading, Pa. native registered four falls on the year and took fourth overall at the ACC Championship at 165 pounds.
A standout student-athlete, Nuding was named to the NWCA All-Academic Team both as a junior and a senior. He als earned the Duke wrestling Scholar Athlete of the Year Award both seasons and completed his career with a 67-46 overall record and 12 pins.