2012-13: Finished his freshman season with 15 victories... Earned his first victory as a Bobcat at the Virginia Duals pinning Brandon Beneitz (Anderson) while also earning a 5-2 decision over Virginia's Justin Van Hoose to finish 2-1...Finished fourth at the Michigan State Open defeating opponents from West Virginia and Michigan State while also defeating Michigan's Nick Trimble to finish 3-2...Earned a victory over Appalachian State's Chris Johnson 6-5 on Dec 9...Recorded a tech fall victory over Kent State's Lukas Kern on Jan. 18...Posted a 6-1 victory over Bloomsburg's Matthew Rappo on Jan. 20... Picked up a 7-2 victory over Michigan State's Nicholas Trimble on Jan. 27...Contributed to a 24-18 victory over Clarion with a 4-3 victory over Sam Sherlock on Feb. 9...Claimed a 6-3 decision victory over Campbell's Michael Dalstrom on Feb. 18...Pinned Cleveland State's Tyler Zeigler at 2:41 on Feb. 24.
Prior to Ohio: Finished in the top three at the state tournament in each of his four years of varsity competition... This season he was third after falling to a fellow nationally ranked wrestler in the state semi-finals, he was runner-up in both his junior and sophomore seasons and took third as a freshman... Captured the Cadet Freestyle National champion, the 2011 Flonationals Champion, a Northeast Ohio Junior Regional Champion... Four-time Ironman place-winner. He is projected to wrestle at 133 or 141 pounds... Preseason Top 50 recruit by Intermat and No. 12 by USA Wrestling at 132 pounds... Owns an impressive 3.5 grade-point-average in his high school career.