2012-13: Went 3-6 during the 2012-13 season... Scored a 17-1 technical fall of Waldorf's Jarred Becker at the Flash Flanagan Open (1/12)... Earned a 11-3 major decision against unattached Dylan Arthur at the EMU Open (11/3)... Defeated Rend Lake's Gary Walliser, 3-2, at the Kaufman-Brand Open (12/1)
Prior to NIU: Finished 6-5 overall while redshirting as a freshman at Indiana... Placed third at 157 pounds in the Flash Flanagan Open with a 4-2 record... Notched two wins at the EMU Open's freshman/sophomore division.
High School:Four-time all-conference, three-time all-area and two-time all-state honoree at Lake Norman High School... Advanced to the North Carolina state tournament four times in his career... Won conference titles as a senior and sophomore... Compiled a 162-24 record with 66 pins in four seasons at LNHS... Led the Wildcats in takedowns three of his four seasons on the mat... Posted a 50-2 record with 20 pins in 2010-11, winning the regional and placing sixth at state in the process... Recorded a 33-3 marks with 13 pins as a junior to win the regional title and claim a third place finish at state... Placed eighth at the Super 32 tournament.
Personal: Born April 19, 1992 in Kettering, Ohio... Son of Gary and Michelle Smith... Has one brother, Aaron... Plans on majoring in business administration.