Kaleb Romero
Kaleb  Romero

Class:
Sophomore

Hometown:
Mechanicsburg, Ohio

High School:
Mechanicsburg

Weight:
174

04/29/2018

Joey McKenna is the U.S. Open 65-kg Freestyle Champion

McKenna punches ticket to Final X event

04/25/2018

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

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

08/28/2017

Buckeyes Reload for 2017-18

Defending B1G champs bolster arsenal

CAREER HONORS
• OSU Scholar-Athlete (2018)

2017-18 (Redshirt)
• Posted an 11-1 record while reaching the finals in all three tournaments competed in
• Edinboro Open champion
• Purple Raider Open co-champion (shared honor with OSU teammate Fritz Schierl)
• Placed second in the Cleveland State Open
• Registered a pair of major decisions

PRIOR TO OHIO STATE
• Four-time Ohio state champion
• Compiled 202 career wins (202-3), including a flawless 52-0 record in both his junior and seasons
• Did not yield an offensive point his entire senior year
• Won by fall in 52 seconds in the state finals hosted at the Schottenstein Center
• Led Mechanicsburg High to its first-ever team state title in 2017
• Division III Most Outstanding Wrestler
• Ohio's 2017 Dave Schutlz High School Excellence Award recipient
• Ranked No. 12 overall nationally by Intermat and No. 1 at 170 pounds
• Top-ranked 'pound-for-pound' senior in Ohio
• Undefeated at both the NWCA Scholastic Duals and AAU Scholastic Duals
• First Team All-Ohio quarterback
• Class salutatorian

PERSONAL
 Son of Mindy and Patrick Romero
 Has two sisters, Lacey and Courtney
 Business major