Ohio State seeks fifth, sixth conference wins of season
No. 5 Buckeyes, No. 3 Gophers set to wrestle at 7 p.m. Friday in St. John Arena
Stieber brothers, Demas, Heflin and Capone are crowned champions
Season begins Nov. 5 at Eastern Michigan Open; first home match Nov. 20 vs. Virginia Tech
Ohio State Career Honors - Four-time Ohio State Scholar-Athlete.
2014-15 Season – Wrestled in eight matches, going 3-5 … made his varsity debut on Jan. 16 at Michigan State, filling in for an injured Johnni DiJulius at 133 lbs. … OSU Scholar-Athlete.
2013-14 Season - Finished fifth in 133-pound bracket at Storm Open (Jan. 5) ... Ohio State Scholar-Athlete.
2012-13 - Ohio State Scholar-Athlete ... went 6-12 during the season ... competed in six open tournaments, including sixth-place finish at Storm Open (Jan. 5).
2011-12 - Competed in Eastern Michigan Open (Nov. 5) ... Michigan State Open (Nov. 12) ... Simonson Open (Jan. 21) and Edinboro Open (Feb. 11) ... Ohio State Scholar-Athlete.
Prior to Ohio State- California state qualifier for Westview High School ... CIF champion ... two-time team captain ... 2011 Team MVP ... compiled most takedowns in school history with 398 ... football letterwinner.
Personal- Son of Michael and Judy ... has two brothers, Anthony and Nicholas ... lists greatest sports thrill as defeating the three-time state champion in overtime ... member of the Ohio State Honors College ... plans to be a dentist and also coach wrestling ... named Scholar-Athlete of the Year at Westview ... enjoys fishing and reading.
PREVIEW: No. 4 Ohio State vs. Maryland