Buckeyes will square off with No. 10 Virginia Tech, No. 9 Virginia
Buckeyes meet Kent State inside St. John Arena
True freshman Kyle Snyder makes his Buckeye debut by winning 197-pound title
Defending national champion Logan Stieber will compete in All-Star Classic Saturday
Group includes one true freshman, two redshirt freshmen
Ohio State Career Honors - Ohio State Scholar-Athlete.
2014-15 Season - All-American at 165 pounds … runner-up at the Big Ten championships and third at the NCAA championships … after falling to eventual national champion Alex Dieringer of Oklahoma State in the NCAA semifinals, came back to win a consolation semifinal and third place match … his pin of Illinois’ Jackson Morse provide the Buckeyes with critical bonus points on their way to the team title … was 22-2 overall … won his first 17 matches of the season … 11-0 in dual meets and 9-0 against Big Ten competition during the regular season … champion at the Michigan State Open … eight falls, four technical falls and two major decisions … Amateur Wrestling News All-Rookie team.
Prior to Ohio State - 2013 Junior Dan Hodge Trophy winner ... four-time Ohio High School Athletic Association state champion; two-time Outstanding Wrestler ... winner of 182 of 183 matches during high school career ... collected 122 career pins ... recorded 49-0 mark at 160 pounds during senior season at St. Paris Graham ... two-time Ironman champion.
Personal - Son of Jeff and Amy ... father, Jeff, is the head wrestling coach at St. Paris Graham; the elder Jordan was a two-time All-American at Wisconsin in 1987 and 1988 at 150 pounds ... has two brothers, Micah and Rocky ... uncle Jim Jordan, a U.S. Congressman serving since 2007, was a four-time OHSAA state champion (150-1 record) before becoming a two-time NCAA champion at Wisconsin.