Columbia Wrestling BIO
 Matthew Leshinger

2013-14: Posted a 7-3 record at 141 pounds … Claimed fourth in the freshman/sophomore division at the Michigan State Open (11/9), topping Keaton Thomas (Lindsey Wilson) and pinning Antonio McKee (Notre Dame Ohio) … Earned fifth place at the New York State Championships ‘B’ (11/24) with a 5-1 mark … Notched a major decision against Ithaca’s Tyler Edwards at the NYSC.

Sayville: Earned six varsity letters on the wrestling and soccer teams ... Captured the New York State title at 132 pounds as a senior after going 45-1 ... The championship was the first for a Sayville wrestler in 30 years ... Finished third at the NYS Tournament at 120 pounds as a junior ... Graduated as the school's all-time wins leader with 159 ... Named All-America as a senior after earning all-state honors twice and All-Suffolk County recognition four times.

Personal: Major is undecided ... Selected as Sayville High School Scholar-Athlete ... Brother, Steven, wrestles for Princeton ... Parents are Brian and Barbara.

Career Record
2013-14: 7-3 overall, 0-0 Ivy League
Total: 7-3 overall, 0-0 Ivy League

Weight: 141
Year: Sophomore
Hometown: Sayville, N.Y.
High School: Sayville