Wrestling

Mark Martin

Class:
Junior

Hometown:
Strongsville, Ohio

High School:
St. Edward

Weight:
174

Major:
Undeclared

Mark Martin

2013-14 Season - NCAA championships qualifier ... finished seventh at Big Ten championships ... finished third in 174-pound bracket at Clarion Open (Nov. 3) ... sixth-place finisher at Michigan State Open (Nov. 9) ... concluded the regular season a winner of six-of-seven matches, including a 4-3 win over No. 9 Lee Munster of Northwestern (Jan. 17) ... finished season second on the team in major decisions with six ... third (tie) on team for most dual wins with 11 ... 28 overall wins good for third (tie) on the team.

2012-13 - NCAA Championships qualifier; drew No. 1 Kyle Dake of Cornell in first round and wrestled Dake to scoreless first and second periods, but Dake was able to pull out 3-0 victory; won back-to-back matches vs. Navy's Peyton Walsh (6-1) and Appalachian State's Zach Strickland (2-0) before bowing out in wrestlebacks (March 21-23) ... finished eighth at Big Ten championships (March 9-10); opened championships with 6-2 win vs. No. 8 seed Austin Wilson of Nebraska ... 19-18 overall; 6-8 in dual competition, including a 2-5 Big Ten record ... began Ohio State career with fourth-place finish at UB Invitational (Nov. 4) ... runner-up at Michigan State Open (Nov. 11), recording a technical fall and major decision, as well as a pair of decisions ... a winner of three consecutive matches starting with Kent State's Caleb Marsh (Dec. 14), 2-1, and Maryland's Josh Snook, 12-4, and Hofstra's Nick Terdick, 6-2, at the inaugural Grapple at the Garden (Dec. 16) before dropping a 4-2 decision to No. 19 Nick Moore of Iowa (Jan. 4) ... won back-to-back matches vs. Indiana's Ryan Konz, 6-4sv, (Jan. 18) and Frank Cousins, 8-3, (Jan. 20) before losing, 2-0, to eighth-ranked Conrad Polz of Illinois (Feb. 1).

Prior to Ohio State- Three-year starter for St. Edward High School ... two-time Ohio High School Athletic Association state champion ... compiled a 117-19 career record ... member of a St. Edward program that has amassed 27 OHSAA individual titles, 11 team titles and two two-time individual champions.

Personal - Son of Mark Sr. and Lisa ... has one brother, Eric ... hobbies include playing basketball, video games and watching television.

Mark Martin Career Statistics

Year Weight Record Dual Big Ten MD TF Pins Team Points
2012-13 165 19-18 6-8 2-5 4 1 1 43.5
Total 19-18 6-8 2-5 4 1 1 43.5

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