Columbia Wrestling BIO
 Connor Sutton

2014-15: Managed the most wins to date in his career when he finished his junior season 14-17 at 149 pounds ... Started the season hot, taking second at the New York State Championships (11/23), advancing to the final after a 10-6 win over Army's Andrew Mendel ... Also posted a tech fall win and a major decision at the N.Y. States ... Earned a 2-0 win against Buffalo's Justin Cooksey in a road dual (1/16) ... Second dual win came the following day at Binghamton (1/17) topping Nick Tighe (11-5) in a match that Columbia won 19-18.

2013-14: Finished with a 9-12 record, including four falls, at 149 pounds … Went 3-2 at the Michigan State Open (11/9), pinning Chris Rau (Eastern Michigan) and Thomas Brosnahan (Michigan) in the first period … Earned a sudden victory over Matt Pasqualini (Michigan State) at the Northeast Duals (11/30) … Pinned Gunnar Wolfensperger (Northern Iowa) at Midlands (12/30) … Went 4-3 at Shorty Hitchcock (1/19), highlighted by a pin of Penn State’s Jacob Miller in 4:39.

2012-2013: Went 2-2 at the Michigan State Open to begin the season, including a pin of Kyle Lake (Eastern Michigan) in 3:58 ... Secured fifth at the F&M Open with a 4-2 record, highlighted by an 18 second pin of F&M's Eric Norgand.

La Salle Institute: Was a four-year letterwinner in wrestling and served as team captain from sophomore through senior years ... was the NYSPHSAA state champion at 140 pounds and went 42-4 with 22 pins as a junior in 2011 ... as a senior, took sixth place at 160 pounds at the NYSPHSAA Wrestling Championships and compiled a 37-5 record with 18 pins ... was a three-time Section 2 Champion ... was a 2012 Folkstyle All-American ... wa a three-time Greco-Roman All-American ... competed for Happy-Yo Wrestling Club

Personal: Son of Ruth and Jim Sutton ... older brother of former Columbia wrestler Steve Sutton '08CC ... father, Jim, wrestled for Union College in the late 1970s ... grandfather, Donald Sutton Sr., played lacrosse for Army in the 1950s.

Career Record
5-4, 0-0 Ivy League
2013-14: 9-12, 0-0 Ivy League
2014-15: 14-17, 0-5 Ivy League

Totals: 28-33, 0-5 Ivy League

Weight: 149
Year: Senior
Hometown: Troy, N.Y.
High School: La Salle Institute
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