Midwest City, Okla.
Carl Albert HS
|Height / Weight:|
5-11 / 149
As a Senior (2009-10)
Earned All-America status at the 2010 NCAAs after placing third ... After going 26-2 overall during the regular season, was awarded the No. 3 seed at the national tournament ... Owned a 31-3 overall record on the season ... Claimed his second consecutive Big 12 title at 149 pounds ... Became the first back-to-back conference champion at OU since Hazewinkel (2006-07) ... His only two regular season losses of the season came against 2010 national runner-up Lance Palmer of Ohio State ... Was 16-0 in dual action on the season, which added to his streak of consecutive dual wins to 34-straight dating back to the 2009 season ... Placed second at the 2009 Brockport/Oklahoma Gold Classic ... Earned third at the Cliff Keen Las Vegas Invitational earlier this season.
As a Redshirt Junior (2008-09)
Previously competed at 141 pounds for the Sooners before moving up a weight to 149 pounds ... Defeated teammate Will Rowe twice prior to season to receive the starting nod ... Crowned champion at the Big 12 Championships as the No. 1 seed, going 2-0 on the day ... Qualified for his second NCAA Championships of his career ... Recorded a 2-2 record at the NCAA Championships, falling one win shy of becoming an All-American ... Went 4-1 with two pins at the Brockport/Oklahoma Gold Classic on his way to third place ... Picked up his first dual victory this season versus Robinson of UCO, winning 9-1 ... Went 4-0 at the Oklahoma Open on his way to the 149-pound title, defeating Sooner teammate and three-time NCAA qualifier Will Rowe in the finals ... Went 3-0 at the Big 12/Pac-10 Challenge ... Led eventual national champion and then-No. 3 Darrion Caldwell of NC State 5-0 in the first before Caldwell was forced into an injury default when injury time expired ... Ranked as high as No. 5 according to Intermat ... Knocked off four individually ranked opponents on the season ... Before bowing out of the NCAA's, had tallied 28 straight wins dating back to No. 8, including 7-0 against Big 12 opponents during that span ... Led the team in total dual takedowns (66), near falls (9) and total points (161)...Was awarded "Most Outstanding Wrestler" by OU staff at postseason banquet.
As a Redshirt Sophomore -- (2007-08)
Went 9-2 on the season ... Saw all action at 141 pounds ... Went 4-0 at the Oklahoma Open to claim the title ... Recorded a 3-1 record at the Oklahoma/Brockport Classic to place third ... Went 1-1 in duals, with the victory over Jeremy Lawley of Neosho Community College.
As a Redshirt Freshman (2006-07)
Began the season 5-0 ... Was the runner-up at the Brockport/Oklahoma Gold Tournament ... Came back from an injury he suffered at the NWCA National Duals on Feb. 2 ... Competed at the Missouri Open ... Upset two top-ranked wrestlers in a span of seven days ... Won 10 dual matches on the season ... Went 2-1 at the Big 12 Championships, placing third ... Advanced to the NCAA Championships where he won his opening match ... Finished the season with a 18-12 record.
As a Freshman (2005-06)
Four-year letterman at Carl Albert High School ... Oklahoma state champion as a senior ... Compiled an undefeated record of 43-0 during his senior year ... Team captain his senior year ... Oklahoma All-State selection as a senior ... Coached by Fay Barnett ... Career record of 135-9.
Born May 15, 1986 ... Son of Lisa and Larry Terry ... Twin brother, Chad, also wrestles for the Sooners ... Major is physical therapy ... Has two brothers, Chad (21) and Trey (9), and one sister, Maci (5) ... Favorite food is steak.