Height: 5'7"
Weight: 141
Year: Redshirt Sophomore
Hometown: Columbus, Ohio
High School: Dublin Coffman HS
Major: Management Information Systems


Year Overall Duals Big 12 Finish Major Decisions
Tech Falls
2018-19 34-9 12-4 1st 5 5 5
Totals 34-9 12-4 -- 5 5 5

Wrestled at 141 … Became OU’s 274th All-American and first since Cody Brewer in 2016 … Finished fourth in his first career NCAA appearance, going 5-2 at the tournament …  Earned an automatic bid to the NCAA Championships … Was OU’s first Big 12 Champion since 2016 when he pinned Oklahoma State’s Kaid Brock in just 54 seconds … Named Most Outstanding Wrestler at the Big 12 Championship … Led the team in wins with 34 to become the first OU wrestler to reach 30+ wins in their first season since Kendric Maple in 2009-10 … First collegiate victory came as a pin of Notre Dame’s David Bavery in the first round of the Michigan State Open on Nov. 3 … Recorded a fourth place finish at the Michigan State Open, his first event as a Sooner … Was the 141 champion at the Journeyman Collegiate Classic and earned the Hammer Award for Most Outstanding Wrestler … Was the only Sooner to come away with a win against Oklahoma State, defeating Kaid Brock in a 7-6 decision … Two-time Big 12 Wrestler of the Week ... Ranked in every InterMat release of the season, peaking at No. 7 at 141 (Jan. 7). 

FRESHMAN (2017-18)

Qualified for the UWW U20 Junior Freestyle World Team at the World Team Trials held in Rochester, Minn. in May of 2018 … Placed second in the 67 kg division at the 2018 UWW Greco-Roman World Team Trial … Recorded a runner-up finish in both the Freestyle (65kg) and Greco-Roman (67kg) competitions … Won the title in the 65 kg weight class at the 2018 Marine Cup US Open Wrestling Championships … Represented OU and Team USA at the UWW Junior World Championships in Trnva, Slovakia.

Two-time Ohio State Champion ... Three-time finalist at Ohio State Championships ... Four-time placer at state championships ... Cadet Greco Roman World-Team Member.

Son of Lou and Char Demas ... Has three siblings: Josh, Tati, Achillies ... Brother Josh wrestled at Ohio State … Enjoys playing ping-pong in his free time … Studying Management Information Systems.

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