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Jacob  Ison

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RS Senior

Batavia, Ohio

High School:


Jacob Ison - 174 pounds

2009-10: Finished his final season as a Bobcat with a record of 25-8 at 174 pounds including a third-place finish at the MAC tournament and an at-large bid to the NCAA Championships ... Posted a mark of 3-2 at the 2010 NCAA Championships, winning decisions over Nathan Graham (Bloomsburg), Jeff James (Oklahoma) and No. 9 Luke Manuel (Purdue) ... Won his first eight matches of the season, four of which by way of pin ... Finished his stellar Bobcat career with a 79-32 record, earning his 75th career victory at the MAC tournament ... Compiled a dual meet record of 10-1 with his only loss coming in the second to last meet of the regular season ... Collected a tournament record of 15-7 with seventh place finishes at the Reno Tournament of Champions and the Southern Scuffle ... Went 10-5 in bonus-point matches with a team-high eight pins and two major decisions ... Named MAC Wrestler of the Week on December 15.

2008-09: Finished an injury-plagued season with a 10-3 record at 174 pounds ... Went undefeated at the Hoosier Duals, going 4-0 ... Opened the season with a five-bout winning streak ... Compiled an 8-3 record in dual competition, including 2-0 in league duals ... Ranked as high as 19th in the nation ... Listed 24th in the final NCAA coaches' rankings ... Named MAC Wrestler of the Week on Dec. 3 ... Ranked second in the final MAC rankings.

2007-08: Posted a 2-2 record at the MAC Tournament to take third place ... Split time at 165 and 174 pounds before finishing the season as Ohio's 174-pound starter ... Posted a 13-9 record overall, 7-6 at 174 pounds, 6-3 at 165 pounds ... Had a 7-5 record in decisions, 2-2 mark in major decisions, 0-1 showing in technical falls and 4-0 tally in falls ... Fastest pin was in 2:10 against the Cumberlands' Robert Germaine at the Hoosier Duals on Nov. 24, 2007 ... Faced five nationally ranked wrestlers ... 0-3 mark in conference duals.

2007-08 Results: 11/24- W (MD 8-0) Chad Porter (Liberty) 11/24- W (7-3) Addison Nuding (Duke) 11/24- W (Fall 2:10) R. Germaine (Cumberlands) 11/24- W (Fall 6:59) Zach Frazier (Oregon) 11/24- L (7-3) #4 Matt Coughlin (Indiana) 12/6- L (4-3) Justin Brandel (Eastern Michigan) 12/16- W (Fall 4:03) Byron Sigmon (UNCG) 12/16- W (8-2) Ethan Headlee (Pitt) 12/16- L (TF 18-3) C. Sponseller (Ohio State) 12/16- W (10-5) Jeff Havelka (Findlay) 1/11- L (10-5) Chris Henrich (Virginia) 1/11- W (MD 19-6) K. Moenkedick (ND State) 1/11- W (13-6) Scott Black (Duquesne) 1/18- L (MD 11-3) #13 Duke Burk (NIU) 1/20- W (8-4) Randy Goodman (NC State) 2/15-L (5-3) Kyle Kiss (UNC) 2/15-W (Fall 6:10) Eric Connolly (WVU) 2/24 -L (9-6) #4 Brandon Sinnott (CMU) 3/8- L (MD 12-3) #4 Brandon Sinnott (CMU) 3/8- W (7-1) Derek Foore (Eastern Michigan) 3/8- W (7-0) Chris Estep (Kent State) 3/8- L (3-2) Duke Burk (Northern Illinois)

2006-07: Led the team with 31 wins and 10 pins on the season ... Was named a second alternate for NCAA competition at 165 pounds but did not compete ... Took third place at the MAC Championship ... Finished the season 31-12 overall and 17-5 in dual meets ... Was 3-2 in MAC dual meets ... Finished a perfect 10-0 in matches decided by a pin ... Was 4-1 in matches decided by a major decision ... Posted five separate win streaks of four or more matches ... Won a season-high six straight matches from Jan. 21 to Feb. 11 ... Took seventh place at the Michigan State Open on Nov. 12 ... Was 3-0 at the Wolfpack Duals on Jan. 6 with two pins ... Went 3-1 at the Hoosier Duals on Nov. 25 ... Earned team's Most Valuable Wrestler and Most Improved awards.

2005-06: Redshirted ... Competing unattached (results unofficial), won two of his four matches at the West Virginia University Open on Nov. 12 and went 5-2 to place fifth at the Nov. 12 Ashland Open.

HIGH SCHOOL: Set a school record for career wins with a 147-31 career mark, including 101 pins ... A three-time state qualifier who placed sixth in the state as a junior and fourth as a senior ... Completed his senior campaign at Batavia High School with a 43-3 records and 32 pins ... Named his league's Outstanding Wrestler of the Year and his team's Most Valuable Wrestler ... Also named his school's most valuable cross country runner as a junior and senior and won the Outstanding Senior Athlete award ... Member of the National Honor Society a certified USA Wrestling official ... Lettered four years in wrestling and two years in football, track and cross country.

PERSONAL: A recreation outdoor education major ... Son of Zach and Jenny Ison ... Has a younger brother, Josh ... Born October 27, 1986.