Myles Martin
Myles  Martin

Class:
Junior

Hometown:
Penns Grove, N.J.

High School:
McDonogh School

Weight:
184

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

03/05/2017

CHAMPS! Ohio State Wins 2017 B1G Wrestling Crown

Four Buckeyes win titles; eight earn NCAA automatic bids

CAREER HONORS
• All-American (2016, 2017)
• NCAA Champion (174 lbs. 2016)
• Fifth Place at NCAA Championships (184 lbs. 2017)
• Big Ten finalist (184 lbs. 2017)
• UWW University Nationals champion (86kg)
• AWN All-Rookie (2016)

YEAR-BY-YEAR
2016-17 (Sophomore)

• Moved up to 184 lbs. and earned All-America honors with a fifth-place finish at the NCAA Championships
• Defeated fourth-seeded Nolan Boyd of Oklahoma State 10-6 in the fifth place match
• After getting upset in the second round of the NCAA Championships, won five wrestleback matches
• Big Ten finalist after knocking off No. 1-ranked and previously unbeaten Bo Nickal of Penn State in the semifinals
• 32-9 final record with 10 major decisions, six technical falls and four falls
• 11-3 in the dual season with a 7-2 mark against Big Ten foes
• Competed in the NWCA All-Star dual against Cornell’s Gabe Dean to open the season
• 184A lb. champion at the Journeymen Collegiate Classic
• Third place at the CKLV Invitational
• 7-6 against ranked opponents
• Dual-clinching major decision over Minnesota’s Bobby Stevenson
• 18 bonus point wins were second most on the team

2015-16 (Freshman)
• Just the 15th true freshman in NCAA history – and first-ever at Ohio State – to win a national championship
• Was 33-6, setting a Buckeye record for wins by a true freshman
• First No. 11 seed to win a NCAA title since 1979
• Wrestled unattached before making his varsity debut Jan. 3 at Illinois
• In the NCAA finals, defeated top-seeded Bo Nickal of Penn State 11-9 with a six-point sequence (takedown, four-point nearfall) in the second period
• Outscored his opponents 27-9 in four matches of the way to the NCAA finals
• Third at the Big Ten Championships
• AWN All-Rookie Team selection
• 20 wins via bonus points
• Champion at the Eastern Michigan Open, Findlay Open and runner-up at the Penn State Open
• went 5-0 to open the season at Eastern Michigan with a pin, tech fall and major decision
• On his way to his Findlay Open title, had pins in the first and second rounds before winning his final three matches by a combined score of 52-6

PRIOR TO OHIO STATE
• Ranked No. 1 in the country by multiple outlets at 182-pounds
• No. 3 recruit nationally by FloWrestling
• Baltimore Sun All-Metro Wrestler of the Year
• A four-time national prep finalist and junior national freestyle champion
• Went 46-1 as a junior with 25 pins … career record of 171-15
• Won 92 matches for his final two high school seasons
• Placed first at the 2014 National Preps
• Two-time Beast of the East champ
• Three-time MIAA state champion and Maryland Independent Schools State Tournament champ
• Led McDonough to a triple crown in 2014: the MIAA's A Conference dual meet title, tournament title and the MIS wrestling tournament team title