Weight 149
Year Senior
Hometown Massapequa Park, N.Y.
High School Massapequa
Birthdate January 01, 2020


2011-12: Went 14-7 as a senior at 157 pounds … tallied one pin and five major decisions … won the 157-pound title at the Wilkes Open … placed second in the B Tournament Division of the New York State Collegiate Wrestling Championships … went 2-2 at the Body Bar Systems Invitational … defeated TJ Keklak (Kent State), 5-1 SV … took an 8-0 major decision over Josh Camish (Binghamton) … went 2-2 at the Nittany Lion Open … took a 17-3 major decision over Andy Candiello (Kent State) … went 5-0 at the Wilkes Open … took an 18-4 major decision over Chad Miller (Pittsburgh-Johnstown) … defeated Brett Jeffries (Washington and Jefferson) by technical fall, 17-2, 4:35 … went 3-1 at the New York State Collegiate Wrestling Championships … took an 8-0 major decision over Brett Sanko (Ithaca) … pinned Cooper Puls (NYU) in 3:00.

2010-11: Finished 17-11 overall at 149 pounds ... placed fourth at the NY State Championships ... had three wins at the Southern Scuffle and the Binghamton Open ... went 5-2 at the Shorty Classic ... earned a major decision over Jason Ott of Princeton in dual action.

2009-10: Jumped up a weight class to 149 pounds ... finished 9-10 overall ... went 4-2 at Bearcat Open ... pinned Shohei Takagi (George Mason) in 2:22.

2008-09: Gained valuable experience as a first-year at 141 pounds ... gained three wins at the Brute Open ... defeated Cameron Teitelman (Stanford) 7-6 ... picked up a win against Matt Pagan (Navy) 6-4 at the EIWA Championships.

At Massapequa: Earned six letters in wrestling and three in cross country ... captained wrestling team as a senior ... holds the school record with 165 career wins ... two-time New York State High School place winner, placing third and fourth ... three-time Eastern States Classic runner-up ... New York State Section XIII Champion of Champions ... Newsday All-Long Island selection ... USA Wrestling Freestyle All-American ... USA Wrestling Greco-Roman All-American ... 2008 Western Regional Freestyle Champion ... six-time New York State Scholar Athlete Award winner.

Personal: Anthropology concentration ... son of Jackie and Steve ... born in Bethpage, N.Y.

Career Record
2008-09: 6-17, 1-4 Ivy League
2009-10: 9-10, 0-0 Ivy League
2010-11: 17-11, 1-1 Ivy League
2011-12: 14-7, 0-0 Ivy League
Total: 46-45, 2-5 Ivy League

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