Gary Traub
Gary  Traub

RS Sophomore

Cincinnati, Ohio

High School:



McKenna, Junior-Level Teammates and Buckeye Alumni to Compete in U.S. Open

Ohio State will be well-represented in the USA Wrestling event


Seven Buckeyes Crowned Champions at Princeton Open

Victories aplenty for Ohio State


Pletcher Takes Michigan State Open Title

Freshman has won two tournaments this season

2017-18 (Redshirt Freshman)
• Racked up 21 wins (21-9) with three pins and a major decision while competing in six open tournaments
• Edinboro Open champion after rattling off five wins in as many bouts
• Made a run to the Princeton Open semifinals as an attached Buckeye with three consecutive wins to start the season and ultimately earning a share of fifth place
• Three straight wins to begin the Eastern Michigan Open (Freshman/Sophomore Division) pushed him into the finals and a runner-up showing
• Added four more wins in the Findlay Open, placing sixth
• Also placed sixth at the Purple Raider Open with a 4-2 effort
• Mutli-time winner in the Cleveland Open as well

2016-17 (Redshirt)
• Went 8-7 overall while competing in open tournaments
• Was 3-1 at the Ohio Open to finish in fifth place and won two of those matches by fall
• Participated in four open tournaments: Eastern Michigan Open, Ohio Open, Michigan State Open and Cleveland State Open
• Five of his eight wins were via bonus points

• State runner up at 195 lbs.
• Sycamore High School’s all-time leader in wins and pins
• 47-2 as a junior and placed fourth in the state
• 138-23 career record
• Ironman participant where he advanced to the quarterfinals
• Also played football for Sycamore where he was an all-league choice at linebacker