Luke Pletcher
Luke  Pletcher

Class:
Sophomore

Hometown:
Latrobe, Pa.

High School:
Greater Latrobe

Weight:
133

12/10/2017

Buckeyes Begin Big Ten in Victorious Fashion

Ohio State 26, Indiana 9

12/02/2017

Buckeyes Cash In For Team Title In Las Vegas

Back-to-back event crowns for Ohio State

12/02/2017

Six Buckeye Semifinalists at the Cliff Keen Las Vegas Invitational

Ohio State in second place after Day One

11/21/2017

Buckeyes Take Down Two in Thanksgiving Throwdown

Ohio State improves to 3-0

11/12/2017

Buckeyes Take Home Opener Over Arizona State, 31-12

Ohio State wins seven of 10 bouts

CAREER HONORS
• NCAA qualifier (2017)
• TheOpenMat.com Freshman All-American team
• OSU Scholar-Athlete (2017)

YEAR-BY-YEAR
2016-17 (Freshman)

• Advanced to the Round of 16 at NCAA Championships
• Finished with a 25-9 record
• Fourth at the Big Ten Championships
• Co-champion of the Eastern Michigan Open and champion of the Michigan State Open
• 8-3 in duals and 6-3 against Big Ten foes
• 6-6 against ranked opponents
• 17-9 after moving up from 133 lbs. to 141 lbs.
• Competed at the Midland Championships, going 3-2

PRIOR TO OHIO STATE
• Three-time Pennsylvania state champion and four-time finalist
• Two-time Super 32 champion
• FloNational champ
• Consensus top-10 ranked recruit
• Rated as the No. 6 overall recruit nationally and No. 2 at 132 lbs. by FloWrestling
• No. 8 overall prospect by InterMat
• Top-ranked recruit from the state of Pennsylvania
• Defeated 2015 Cadet World champion Yianni Diakomilhalis at the Who’s #1 event
• Began his senior season with a record of 166-5
• Won the PIAA state title as a freshman at 106 lbs. and then knocked off the defending champion in the 2014 state finals at 120 lbs. (in overtime)
• State finalist as a junior
• Went 41-2 as a freshman, 43-0 as a sophomore, 39-2 as a junior and 43-1 as a senior
• Fifth at the 2015 UWW Junior Nationals