Logan Stieber is the recipient of Tommy Rowlands Greatest Asset Award
Buckeyes, Wolverines will wrestle at 6 p.m. Friday in St. John Arena
Buckeyes are back in action Jan. 20 vs. Iowa
Buckeyes' first competition is just five days away at the Eastern Michigan Open in Ypsilanti, Mich.
2010-11 Season- Entered starting lineup Dec. 12 at Edinboro ... would face tough competition the rest of the season, matching up against five Top 20 wrestlers, including No. 2 Matt McDonough of Iowa (Jan. 23), No. 3 Brandon Precin of Northwestern (Feb. 19) and No. 5 Zach Sanders of Minnesota (Feb. 5) ... gained first dual win of career at Illinois (Feb. 4) against Logan Arils, 11-6 ... competed in Big Ten championships (March 5-6).
2009-10 Season- Competed in Eastern Michigan Open (Nov. 7).
2008-09 Season- Garnered runner-up finish in Kent State Open (Jan. 17) at 125 pounds ... also notched sixth-place finish at Edinboro Open (Feb. 7) ... competed in Buffalo Open (Nov. 2) and Cleveland State Open (Dec. 14) ... finished season with 7-5 record.
2007-08- Competed in several open tournaments, including third place at Ashland Open and sixth at Cleveland State Open.
Prior to Ohio State- Won 2007 Ohio High School State Championship at 112 pounds ... career 145 wins and 46 pins ... Fargo Nationals Cadet Greco-Roman National Champion ... won Ohio Cadet Greco-Roman and freestyle titles ... finished fourth at 2007 NHSCA Senior Nationals Tournament ... ranked in Top 10 in Ohio for three years ... two-time conference, three-time sectional and two-time district champion.
Personal - Son of Jim and Sandy ... has three siblings, Kenny, Lauren and Lexi ... lists winning state title in Value City Arena as greatest sports thrill ... hopes to teach history and coach wrestling following studies at Ohio State ... full name is James Patrick Touris.