Derek Giallombardo
Derek Giallombardo
Birth Date: Dec. 31, 1999
Weight: 125
Year: Fr.
Hometown: Petoskey, Mich.
High School: Gaylord
Major: Sociology-Criminology

Prior to Ohio: Four-year letterwinner at Gaylord High School under head coach Jerry Lajoie ... Posted a career record of 207-14 -- including a 62-2 mark as a senior when he served as team captain and earned the 2018 Michigan High School Athletic Association state title at 125 pounds ... Placed fourth in the state tournament as both a sophomore in 2016 and a junior in '17 ... Also earned three letters in cross country at Gaylord.

Personal: Born Dec. 31, 1999 ... Son of Dominic and Emily ... Has an older brother, Trevor, a younger brother, Lucas, and two younger sisters, Brynne and Ella ... Older brother, Trevor, is a redshirt sophomore on the Ohio wrestling team ... Majoring in sociology-criminology ... Enjoys fishing, hiking and the outdoors ... Favorite athlete is Team USA wrestler Thomas Gilman.