Zac Carson
Zac Carson
Weight: 157
Year: R-Sr.
Hometown: Akron, Ohio
High School: Uniontown Lake

2018-19: Wrestled to a 19-11 record and qualified for his second trip to the NCAA tournament in Pittsburgh during his redshirt junior year at 157 pounds ... Was 9-2 in dual meets and 4-2 in the Mid-American Conference ... Won 17 matches by decision, one by fall and one by technical fall ... Finished sixth in the Michigan State Open and in the MAC Championships ... Was awarded an at-large selection to qualify for the NCAA Championships.  

Prior to Ohio: Transfer from Eastern Michigan ... Posted a 20-win season as a redshirt sophomore at Eastern Michigan in 2017-18, finishing with a 21-13 mark as the primary starter at 165 ... Earned an at-large bid into the NCAA Championships after taking second at the MAC Championships ... Concluded the season with a 12-4 dual record and a 6-1 conference dual mark…Led EMU in dual wins and dual points (48), while tying the team lead amongst starters with 21 total wins ... Named to the Academic All-MAC team for the second-straight season, as well as tabbed as a MAC Distinguished Scholar Athlete and an NWCA Academic All-American ... As a redshirt freshman in 2016-17 at Eastern Michigan, tallied 12 wins, including a 6-3 dual record, as a starter at 157 ... Had eight decisions, one major decision, one overtime win, and two pins, including one in just 40 seconds…Went 3-3 in conference duals to earn the sixth seed in the 2017 MAC Championships … Took fourth at the MAC Championships after upsetting the No. 3 and 4 seeds in the tournament ... Named to the Academic All-MAC Team ... Wrestled unattached at 157 lbs. in his first season for Eastern Michigan in 2015-15, competing in five meets ... Posted an 18-8 overall record including nine decisions, three major decisions, five falls and an overtime win ... Placed in two tournaments, taking second at both the Purple Raider Open, as well as the Edinboro Open ... Recorded a 179-21 ledger for Lake High School ... Was an Ohio High School Athletic Association Division One State Champion as a senior at 145... In addition, also was a three-time OHSAA state placer and a two-time member of the Ohio National Team.

Personal: Son of Matthew and Lisa Carson ... Has one sister, Katelyn