Third year on the Pride Wrestling roster…Is expected to challenge to return to the starting job at 174 pounds.
2012-13: Wrestled in 32 matches as a sophomore…Posted a 19-13 record and placed second in the CAA at 174 pounds…Tallied a 12-9 mark in duals and a 6-0 record in CAA matches…Posted two pins, and two major decisions to go with 15 wins by decision…Accumulated 42 dual match team points on the season…Tallied a 2-1 record in the CAA Championships, dropping a 6-3 decision to Old Dominion’s Billy Curling in the final…Recorded a 5-1 slate to finish second in the New York State Collegiate Championships, dropping a 6-0 decision to Columbia’s Stephen West in the final…Chalked up a six-match winning streak in January…Posted a pin in 1:24 against Boston University’s Andrew Maksimovic for his fastest of the season.
2011-12: Wrestled in 26 matches as a true freshman…Started and recorded a 9-17 mark on the year including a 4-9 slate in dual matches and a 2-3 mark in CAA contests…Posted five victories by decision and four by major decision…Placed fourth at the CAA Championships with a 2-2 record…Was also 2-2 at the Binghamton Open and 1-2 at the Cliff Keen-Las Vegas Invitational…Notched a season-best three-match winning streak.
High School: Wrestled for four years at Bethpage (NY) High School on Long Island…All-New York State selection with a fifth place finish at 160-pounds at the 2011 New York State Championships…Posted a 45-3 record as a senior…Three-time All-Nassau County selection…Nassau County champion as a senior…League champion as a senior…Two-year team captain…Posted a scholastic career record of 125-18.
Personal: Born April 19, 1992…Enjoys reading, television, board games and video games in his free time…Lists favorite athletes as Cael Sanderson, Ray Lewis and Jordan Burroughs…Aspires to be a lawyer…Undecided major.