Bleise defeated two top-15 ranked wrestlers to earn the 141-pound crown.
2014-15:Went 9-21 as the Huskies' starter at heavyweight... Won four matches by pin... Took sixth place at the MAC Championships (3/7-8) courtesy of a 12-7 decision over Eastern Michigan's Gage Hutchison... Opened the year with a 2-2 performance at the Michigan State Open (11/2), including a 52-second pin of Indiana Tech's Kegan Clark-Sanchez... Also pinned Trent Hurd of Olivet (11/15), Gable Bonner of Buena Vista (11/22) and Daniel Hayden of Sacred Heart (11/29)... Grabbed a 5-2 decision against A.J. Vizcarrondo of West Virginia (11/29) to clinch an 18-17 dual victory over the Mountaineers.
2013-14:Posted a 6-6 record at heavyweight... Took fifth place at the EMU Open (11/16) with a 4-1 record... Topped Kent State's Jordan Marrero in 47 seconds at EMU for his only pin of the year... Won one match each at the Warren Williamson/Daktronics Open (11/3) and the MSU Open (11/9)... Made his second-career dual start at Ashland (1/19), falling to Tyler Houska.
2012-13: Registered a 9-8 record in tournament action with the Huskies... Won the heavyweight title at the Harper Open (2/2) with three pins totaling 7:41... Took sixth at the Flash Flanagan Open (1/12) and seventh at the Kaufman-Brand Open (12/1)... Recorded four pins in his final eight matches on the year... Lost to Tiffin's Kevin Christman, 9-3, in his lone dual start of the year... Scored a 15-0 technical fall of Oklahoma's Hunter Davis in the first round of the Kaufman-Brand Open.
2011-12: Tallied a 10-8 record with four pins at heavyweight... Took third place at the Dan Gable Endowment Open (12/11) behind a 3-1 record... Went 2-3 at the Harper Open (2/4) to earn sixth place... Recorded three of his four pins in the first period... Fastest pin was at 2:13 against Illinois State's Andrew Kordek.
High School: Won a school record 180 matches during his four-year career... registered an impressive 59-0 record his senior season, a school record for wins in a season, and won the Division 4 state title at 215 pounds... Owns the school record for career pins with 124... Recorded a career-high 44 pins and went 55-3 on the season en route to a second place finish at the state championships as a junior.
Personal: Born on Feb. 4, 1993... Son of Arthur, Sr., and Heather Bunce... Undecided on a major.