2011-12: Compiled a 14-17 overall record as a redshirt freshman, serving as the team's primary starter at 197 pounds... went 6-8 in dual meet action, including a 5-6 mark at 197... also spent time wrestling at heavyweight. Though undersized, competed well and posted a 1-2 record... went 10-6 in matches decided by decision and was 2-0 in overtime contests... placed sixth in his weight class at the Storm Open.
2010-11: Competed unattached, posting a 3-2 record in open tournaments... had two wins by fall.
PRIOR TO LAKE ERIE: Played football and wrestled for four years at Normandy High School... was a team captain in both sports... named Northeast Ohio Conference Wrestler of the Year and placed sixth at the state meet... had 128 career victories, including 88 by pin... all-conference in football and helped Invaders to NOC title and regional runner-up finish in 2007.
PERSONAL: Is a member of the grounds crew at Progressive Field during the Major League Baseball season.