Weight 174
Year Senior
Hometown Fresno, Calif.
High School Buchanan


2012-2013: Unanimous All-Ivy League first-team selection ... Claimed first at the Michigan State Open with two pins and a major decision ... Placed first at the NY State Wrestling Championships with four straight wins ... Downed Drexel's Connor Morgan at the Northeast Duals ... Picked up wins at the Midlands Championships over Rider's James Brundage and Virginia Tech's Austin Gabel ... Went 3-0 at the Mustang Duals with a pair of pins and a 16-0 technical fall ... Defeated Keithen Cast (American) by major decision, 11-2 ... Pinned Duke Pickett (Cornell) in 6:28 ... Went 5-0 against Ivy League opponents ... Went 1-2 at the 2013 EIWA Championships with a pin of Sacred Heart's Sam Sheppard.

2011-12: Was a unanimous first-team All-Ivy League selection at 174 pounds … had a breakout junior year, going 33-13 and 4-1 in the Ivy League … 33 wins led the team … tallied four pins, three technical falls and six major decisions … placed fifth at the Body Bar Systems Invitational … placed sixth at the Nittany Lion Open … placed third at the Mat Town Invitational … placed fifth in the Championship Divison of the New York State Collegiate Wrestling Championships … placed fifth at the EIWA Championships … went 2-2 at the Michigan State Open .. went 4-2 at the Body Bar Systems Invitational … defeated Alex Rinaldi (Drexel) by technical fall, 16-1 … went 5-2 at the Nittany Lion Open … went 5-1 at the Mat Town Invitational … defeated Bradley Bailey (Franklin & Marshall) by technical fall, 16-0, 1:59 … defeated Matt Fullowan (Franklin & Marshall) 4-4, RT (TB2) … pinned Ian Solcz (Davidson) in 2:46 … went 3-2 at the New York State Collegiate Wrestling Championships … pinned Jimmy Neal (Oneonta) in 2:00 … pinned Clay Neivert (Brockport) in 3:39 … defeated Louis Puca (Cortland) by technical fall, 16-1 … defeated Ian Korb (Penn) by major decision, 9-1 … defeated Brandon Lintner (Rider) by major decision, 11-1 … pinned Jermaine John (Hofstra) in 2:08 … went 4-2 at the EIWA Championships … defeated Phillip Barreiro (American) by major decision, 13-5 … defeated matt Fullowan (Franklin & Marshall) 3-1 SV.

2010-11: Finished 13-14 at 174 pounds, and 2-3 in Ivy League action ... placed seventh at the EIWA Championships ... also placed fifth at the NY State Championships ... competed at the Binghamton Open and Cliff Keen Las Vegas Invitational.

2009-10: Gained tons of experience as a first-year ... finished 16-17 overall at 174 pounds ... finished 3-1 at the Body Bar Invitational to place third ... major decisioned David Lalo (Harvard) 15-3 ... defeated Jack Roberts (Brown) 9-3 ... placed eighth at EIWA Championships.

At Buchanan: Runner-up at California State Championship in 2009 ... placed third as a junior at state championships ... finished fifth at Junior Nationals Freestyle & Folkstyle in 2008 ... four-year letterwinner in wrestling ... captained the team as a junior and senior.

Personal: Psychology major ... son of Cathy and Bob West ... born in Seaford, Del.

Career Record
16-17, 2-3 Ivy League
2010-11: 13-14, 2-3 Ivy League
2011-12: 33-13, 4-1 Ivy League
2012-13: 23-7, 5-0 Ivy League 
Total: 82-51, 13-7 Ivy League

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