|High School:||Lockport Township High School|
AS A REDSHIRT SENIOR (2016-17):
Posted an 18-14 record (8-8 duals) on the season at 197 pounds … Made his first appearance at the NCAA Championships … Placed third at 2017 Big 12 Championship … Ranked No. 17 in final Coaches' Panel rankings … Selected as the team's Jimmy White Award recipient, given to a wrestler on the basis of athletic ability, team contribution and spirit … Academic All-Big 12 First Team selection … Tallied one win by fall, one technical fall and two major decision victories on the season.
AS A REDSHIRT JUNIOR (2015-16):
Wrestled at 197 pounds … Finished his redshirt junior campaign with a 12-15 record, including a 6-9 mark in dual competition … Named to the Academic All-Big 12 Second Team … Topped two ranked opponents this season … Posted two wins by fall, two technical falls and a major decision win … Won the 197-pound division of the USA OK Outlaw Collegiate.
AS A REDSHIRT SOPHOMORE (2014-15):
Posted a 10-7 overall record, including a 4-0 mark in dual competition … Competed at 197 pounds … Finished third at Brockport/Oklahoma Invitational, helping the Sooners to their 16th straight team title at the event … Also placed third at inaugural Aloha Open … Competed at Reno Tournament of Champions and OCU Open … Tallied two major decisions and one fall.
AS A SOPHOMORE (2013-14):
Redshirt year … Went 7-4 competing in open tournaments at 197 pounds … Won Bethany Swede Open … Also competed at OCU Open and Midlands Tournament … Tallied three wins by decision, two by major decision and two by fall.
AS A FRESHMAN (2012-13):
Finished third as a freshman at the Big 12 Championship after he topped WVU's A.J. Vizcarrando with a 6-2 decision in the third-place bout...Faced back-to-back top-25 opponents in a matter of three days when OU faced No. 20 Wyoming and No. 2 Oklahoma State - fell to No. 4 Alphonso Hernandez (19-6) and No. 14 Blake Rosholt (11-9)....Went 2-1 at the 2012 Journeymen/Northeast Duals with wins over Hofstra's Murphy (8-3 decision) and Central Michigan's Lewis (6-5 decision)...Made his collegiate debut with a 6-4 decision over Oklahoma City's Michael Brown.
PRIOR TO OU:
A product of Homer Glenn, Ill. ...Two-time Illinois state champion ... A three-time All-State selection ... Was ranked No. 4 among all 195 pounders by InterMat ... A five-time FILA/ASICS All-American in freestyle ... WIN Magazine's fourth-best high school wrestler at 220 pounds and CollegeWrestling.net's No. 49 overall recruit nationally.