Ke-Shawn Hayes
Ke-Shawn  Hayes

RS Sophomore

Kansas City, Mo.

High School:
Park Hill



Five Buckeyes Unbeaten at Journeymen Collegiate Classic

Jordan, Martin, Burcher, Kresevic, Moore combine to go 15-0


Eight Buckeyes in InterMat's Preseason Rankings

Ohio State in No. 3 in Tournament Power Index


Buckeyes No. 2 in Flowrestling Team Rankings

Ohio State leads the way with four of the top 15 pound for pound


Buckeyes Debut at No. 4 in WIN Preseason Power Index

Ohio State boasts five ranked in top eight of respective weight classes


Buckeyes' Summer Update

Ohio State returns six starters, three national champs

• Academic All-Big Ten (2017)
• OSU Scholar-Athlete (2017)

2016-17 (Redshirt Freshman)

• 5-1 overall and 3-0 in duals before an injury cut his season short in November
• Made his season debut at the Journeymen Collegiate Classic, going 2-1 with a first-round fall
• Won by technical fall over Tyler Sage of Arizona State, 15-0, in the first dual of the season
• Pinned Kent State’s Ethan McCoy in 4:13
• Was ranked No. 13 by InterMat and No. 14 by FloWrestling at the beginning of the season

2015-16 (Redshirt)
• Wrestled unattached in 30 matches, going 29-1
• 20 of his 29 wins were via bonus points (team-high 12 technical falls, seven major decisions, one fall)
• Champion at the Findlay Open, Michigan State Open and Penn State Open
• Runner-up at the season-opening Eastern Michigan where he won two matches via tech fall and two by major decision
• Won twice by tech fall at the Findlay Open
• Recipient of the Karageorge Battling Buckeye Award at postseason banquet

• Eleventh ranked recruit nationally by Flowrestling and second at 138 lbs
• No. 4 overall recruit by InterMat
• 38-0 as a senior in leading Park Hill to its third straight state championship all but seven of his matches were decided by pin or technical fall
• Kansas City Star All-Metro Wrestler of the Year
• 2013 Walsh Ironman champion, two-time Kansas City Stampede champion and a three-time Missouri state champion
• Undefeated as a junior and senior
• Wrestled in the USAW Cadet/Junior National Tournament in Fargo, N.D. and was a three-time freestyle All-American (finished third, third and runner-up)