2011-12 REDSHIRT FRESHMAN: Overall Record: 25-10 Dual Meet Record: 0-1 Big Ten Record: 0-1 Pins: 1 Major Decisions: 5 Technical Falls: 3
Finished the season 25-10 Tallied five wins by major decision, three by tech fall, and one by fall Competed mostly in open tournaments Wrestled Kellen Russell of Michigan in dual action Won five matches at the Southern Scuffle Letterwinner.
2010-11 REDSHIRTED: Finished his true freshman year with a 17-2 overall record Recorded three pins and three major decisions Won his first title at the North Country Open after picking up a pin over Michael Orange of Augsburg at 4:13 and a 13-4 major decision over Nathan Vaske of Waldorf College in the semifinals before his 20-9 major decision over St. Johns Ryan Timmerman to take the title Finished third at the Husky Open Went 4-0 at Warren Williamson/Daktronics Open Defeated Augustana's Sam Fischenich, scoring a technical fall at 15-0, took down North Dakota State's Geoff Martin, 7-3, by decision, South Dakota State's Tony Vaske in the semifinals, winning 8-6 by decision, then won a close decision against Augustana's Jay Sherer by a score of 4-3 in route to the title.
HIGH SCHOOL: 2010 graduate of Sturgis High School Four-time South Dakota state champion Became just the fourth wrestler in state history to win four state titles when he captured the 130-pound title in 2010 Named Outstanding Wrestler of the Tournament Placed third at the National High School Coaches Association Junior Nationals Ranked No. 15 nationally at 130 by InterMat Posted a 168-3 career record during his four-year high school career including perfect campaigns in his last two years as a Scooper.