Zane Zeman  
Zane Zeman

RS Freshman

Avon, Ohio

High School:
Avon HS



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2012-13 • FRESHMAN:
Overall Record: 13-6
Dual Meet Record: N/A
Big Ten Record: N/A
Major Decisions:2
Technical Falls:2

Finished season with 13-6 record solely in open competition • Finished the Daktronics Open with 6-2 record placing fourth (11/4) • Took fifth at the Bison Open (11/10) after defeating teammate Tom Giaimo in a 9-7 decision and scoring an 18-1 technical fall over Jevon Schnaubert in the first round • Took fifth in the North Country Open finishing with a 4-2 record.

Helped Avon High School to a West Shore Conference championship during his senior season • 2011 and 2012 Lorain County Wrestler of the Year • Four-time County All Star • Four-time All-Conference selection • Two-time All-State selection (2011 and 2012) • Was runner-up at the Ohio DII State Tournament in 2011 • Took third place at the State tournament the following year when the program moved up to DI • Disney Duals All-American • Holds three all-time records at Avon HS; wins (163), takedowns (583), and pins (85) • High school coach was MarkPorter • Competed for All-American Wrestling Club (now called Burnett Trained Wrestling) • Four-Year Varisty letterwinner • Merit Roll student.

Born October 12, 1993 • Son of Kent and Lynette Zeman • Has three younger siblings; Lauren (15), Tate (12), and Brynn (10) • Father wrestled at Kent State while grandfather wrested at Oklahoma State • Lists most exciting sports thrill as winning the qualifying match to advance to the state tournament for the first time • Enjoys snowboarding • Plans to major in bioengineering.

Season Wt. Overall Wt. Cl. Dual Big Ten Points Pins MD TF v.Rnk Strk Fast Pin Big Ten's NCAA's
2012-13 149 13-6 9-4 - - - 1 2 2 - 5W - - -


13-6 9-4 - - - 1 2 2 - - -