|High School:||Champaign Central HS|
2013-14: One of four wrestlers to record a winning record in dual meets (11-10) ... Recorded 4-2 record in Southern Conference dual meets ... Earned No. 5 seed at the 2014 SoCon Tournament ... Nineteen of his 28 matches were decided by three points or less ... Recorded two falls.
2012-13: Finished with a 14-18 overall record competing at 174, 184, and 197 pounds...Went 5-10 in dual meets...Scored two pins to go with three major decisions.
2011-2012: National runner-up for the second straight season at the National Collegiate Wrestling Association (NCWA) Championships in Daytona Beach, Fla. ... Lost championship match 6-3 to Notre Dame's Jonathan Bittinger ... Placed third at the North Central Conference Championships held at SIUE ... Won nine of his final 11 matches during the season ... Completed season with a 21-17 record ... Finished 2-0 against competitors from the Southern Conference with wins over Gardner-Webb's Aaron Rabin and Campbell's TaShaun Johnson ... Won on Senior Day with a 7-6 win over Buffalo's Justin Lozano ... Competed in two different weight classes and accepted a forfeit at 197.
2010-2011: National runner-up at the National Collegiate Wrestling Association (NCWA) Championships in Macon, Ga. ... Won seven of his final nine matches ... His only losses in that stretch were to SIUE teammate Michael Dace at the NCWA Championships and the NCWA North Central Conference Tournament held at SIUE ... Picked up key win against Gardner-Webb's Blake Salyer ... Finished season with a 12-18 mark, including one technical fall. Prep: Completed Champaign Central High School wrestling career with a record of 81-25, including a 36-6 record as a senior ... Received Champaign News-Gazette Academic Honors Award ... Also lettered in football at Champaign Central.
Year Weight Class W-L Falls Tech. Falls 2010-11 174 12-18 0 1 2011-12 174 21-17 3 0 2012-13 174-197 14-18 2 0 2013-14 174-184 12-16 2 0 TOTALS 59-69 5 1