Micah Jordan
Micah  Jordan

Class:
RS Sophomore

Hometown:
Urbana, Ohio

High School:
St. Paris Graham

Weight:
149

04/19/2017

NWCA Honors Four Buckeyes as Academic All-Americans

Ohio State finishes No. 14 overall in team GPA

03/16/2017

Five Buckeyes Punch Tickets to NCAA Quarterfinals

Tomasello, Jordan, Snyder, Moore all pick up bonus points

03/13/2017

March to the Arch Culminates with NCAA Championships

Big Ten champion Buckeyes have seven seeded wrestlers

03/08/2017

Nine Buckeyes Headed to St. Louis for NCAA Championships

Tomasello, Snyder earn No. 1 seeds

03/07/2017

Burcher Earns At-Large Bid to NCAA Championships

Redshirt sophomore headed to St. Louis March 16-18

CAREER HONORS
• Big Ten finalist (2017)
• All-American (149 lbs. 2017)
• CKLV Invitational Champion (2016, 2017)
• OSU Scholar-Athlete (2015, 2016, 2017)
• Academic All-Big Ten (2016, 2017)

AS A REDSHIRT SOPHOMORE (2016-17)
• All-American at 149 lbs., finishing fourth overall.
• Defeated 10th-seeded Laike Gardner of Lehigh 9-6 to secure All-America honors.
• Finished with a 33-5 record, tying for the team high in wins with Kollin Moore.
• Upset second-seeded Brandon Sorensen of Iowa in the Big Ten semifinals.
• Won 21 of his 33 matches via bonus points (eight technical falls, seven major decisions, six falls).
• Defeated two top-10 opponents to claim his second career CKLV title.
• 7-3 against ranked opponents.
• Averaged 11.2 points per match and scored 15 or more points 15 times.
• Was ranked in the top five nationally every week of the season.
• Began the season 22-0.

AS A REDSHIRT FRESHMAN (2015-16)
• Finished just one match shy of earning All-American honors.
• 26-4 overall, 10-1 in duals and 7-0 against Big Ten opponents during the regular season.
• Third at Big Ten Championships.
• Was the No. 1 seed at 141 lbs.
• Member of the AWN All-Rookie Team.
• CKLV Invitational champion and Big Ten Wrestler of the Week (Dec. 8).
• Eastern Michigan Open champion.
• Won 22 of his first 23 matches.
• 17 wins came via bonus points (10 major decisions, two tech falls, five falls).
• Ranked in the top five nationally for the majority of the regular season.
• Voted “Most Improved” at postseason team banquet.

AS A FRESHMAN (2014-15)
• Competed in open tournaments while redshirting and posted a 31-3 record with nine falls and four major decisions.
• In his season debut, won the 157 lb. open division of the Michigan State Open, going 5-0 and defeating Drew Daniels of Navy in the finals, 6-1.
• Champion of the Eastern Michigan Open and second place at the Cleveland State Open
• 149 lb. champion at the Purple Raider Open.
• Pinned George McGuire of Notre Dame (Ohio) in the championship match in just 40 seconds.
• First at the Appalachian Open where we won three of his four matches by fall.

PRIOR TO OHIO STATE
• Recognized as the No. 6 ranked wrestler pound-for-pound nationally at St. Paris Graham High School.
• A four-time Ohio state champion.
• Wrestled for his father, Jeff, at St. Paris Graham High School and helped the team win its 14th straight Division II team title in 2014.
• Is the younger brother of Bo Jordan.
• Had three pins and one technical fall in the state finals.
• His pin in the state finals came in 1:44.
• Joined his father, uncle and brother as four-time Ohio state champions.