Wrestling

C.J. Magrum

Class:
RS Senior

Hometown:
Oak Harbor, Ohio

High School:
Oak Harbor

Weight:
184

Major:
Communication

C.J. Magrum

05/21/2013

C.J. Magrum Named to NWCA All-Academic Team

Senior communications major graduated in early May

04/01/2013

Herron, Stearns Receive Big Ten Medal of Honor, 511 Ohio State Scholar-Athletes Recognized

Top senior student-athletes honored with postgraduate scholarships

03/28/2013

Ohio State Scholar-Athletes to Be Recognized Monday

Outstanding student-athletes will be honored at 46th annual Scholar-Athlete Dinner

03/27/2013

Ohio State Places 75 Student-Athletes on Winter Academic All-Big Ten Team

The men's swimming and diving team led the way with 28 honorees

03/26/2013

2013 Ohio State Big Ten Medal of Honor Finalists Announced

Male and female Medal of Honor winners to be announced Monday

03/22/2013

WR: 2013 NCAA Championships

March 21-23 Wells Fargo Arena Des Moines, Iowa

03/10/2013

Ohio State at Big Ten Championships

March 9-10 Assembly Hall Champaign, Ill.

11/20/2011

No. 10 Ohio State vs. No. 15 Virginia Tech

Nov. 20, 2011 St. John Arena Columbus, Ohio

Ohio State Career Honors- Three-time NCAA championships qualifier ... 2011 and 2012 Team Captain ... Harris Open Champion (Ashland, Ohio) ... NWCA All-Academic Team recipient (2010-12) ... three-time Big Ten Distinguished Scholar ... three-time Academic All-Big Ten honoree ... four-time Ohio State Scholar-Athlete.

2011-12 (Redshirt Junior Season)- Qualified for NCAA championships but could not compete because of injury ... finished eighth at Big Ten championships (March 3-4) ... 67-39 in career; 19-5 overall; 10-1 in dual action; 3-0 in Big Ten ... missed five matches because of injury ... runner-up in Eastern Michigan Open (Nov. 5) ... wrestled in four overtime matches and went 3-1 ... downed No. 10 Jake Swartz of Boise State in NWCA/Cliff Keen National Duals (Feb. 12) ... NWCA All-Academic Team recipient ... Big Ten Distinguished Scholar ... Academic All-Big Ten ... Ohio State Scholar-Athlete.

2010-11 (Redshirt Sophomore Season)- As seventh seed, finished fourth at Big Ten championships (March 5-6); in all went 4-2 at conference championships, including win over No. 5 seed Tony Dallago of Illinois, 9-3 ... began season at 197 pounds before dropping to 184 pounds at Cliff Keen/NWCA National Wrestling Duals (Jan. 8-9) ... after moving down weight class, faced four Top 20 wrestlers, including No. 4 Steve Bosak of Cornell at National Duals ... scored 7-4 win vs. Shawn Fendone to help lift Ohio State to 31-14 win (Dec. 12) over Edinboro ... concluded season with 1-2 record at NCAA championships (March 17-19) ... NWCA All-Academic Team recipient ... Big Ten Distinguished Scholar ... Academic All-Big Ten ... Ohio State Scholar-Athlete.

2009-10 (Redshirt Freshman Season)- Completed first full year of competition with 19-17 overall record, including 11-8 dual mark and 4-4 ledger in Big Ten ... finished eighth at Big Ten championships (March 6-7) ... earned bid to NCAA championships in Omaha, Neb., and went 2-2, recording 15-0 technical fall over Parker Burns of Campbell in 4:49 and beating Micah Burak of Penn, 3-1 ... recorded first-career Big Ten win against Penn State's David Crowell (Jan. 24) ... recorded 22-second pin against Cleveland State's Gahad Suleiman at Buckeye Duals in St. John Arena (Nov. 22) ... NWCA All-Academic Team member ... Big Ten Distinguished Scholar ... Academic All-Big Ten recipient ... Ohio State Scholar-Athlete.

2008-09 (Freshman Season)- Harris Open (Ashland, Ohio) Champion at 174 pounds (Nov. 15) ... finished season with 16-4 record ... Ohio State Scholar-Athlete.

Prior to Ohio State- Three-time Ohio High School State champion in 2008 (189 pounds), 2007 (171 pounds) and 2006 (171 pounds) ... impressed mark upon Oak Harbor with 157 wins (17 losses) and 96 falls ... instrumental in guiding Rockets to back-to-back Sandusky Bay Conference titles in 2007 and 2008 ... Oak Harbor was 2007 and 2008 runner-up and third-place finishers, respectively, in Division II state championships ... granted 2007-08 team captaincy ... won fourth-consecutive SBC League championship in 2008 ... winner of 2008 Oak Harbor Tournament and Dave Schultz High School Excellence Award ... four-time Academic All-Ohio recipient and Oak Harbor Scholar-Athlete.

Personal - Son of Gene and Sheri ... has one brother, Michael ... would like to become a teacher and wrestling coach following undergraduate studies ... lists greatest sports thrill as winning third state title after his two best friends won state titles.

C.J. Magrum Career Statistics

Year Weight Record Dual Big Ten MD TF Pins Team Points
2011-12 184 19-5 10-1 3-0 3 1 2 55
2010-11 184/197 13-13 5-8 4-4 1 0 0 21
2009-10 184 19-17 11-9 4-4 5 1 1 48.5
2008-09 174/184 16-4 0-0 0-0 1 0 3 0
Total 67-39 26-18 11-8 10 2 6 124.5


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