NIU boasts balance of experience, youth throughout lineup
2011-12: Did not compete due to injury.
2010-11: Finished the season with a 5-11 record while wrestling at 133...placed fifth at the Michigan State Open, defeating Ohio's Heath Allen in the fifth place match 11-4.
2009-10: Compiled an 8-15 record on the season with a 6-10 dual meet record... won one MAC dual match, a pin against Greg Egbert of Eastern Michigan... also has one other pin on the season, defeating Dustin Young of SIU Edwardsville on January 29... came in second place at 125 pounds in the season-opening Michigan State Open, going 3-1.
2008-09: Became first true freshman to record 20 wins since 1997-1998 season ... finished fifth in the Pointer Open ... took third in the Kaufman/Brand Open winning five matches ... finished in first-place at the "Flash" Flanagan Open, winning three matches... longest winning streak of the season was six ... finished the season with 21 wins and 11 decisions as a freshman.
High School: Three-time conference champion, four-time regional champion, and two-time sectional champion placed second in the state tournament as a senior... named captain and most valuable wrestler that year... qualified for state as a junior... was a member of a four-time conference championship team... selected for Team Illinois All-Star Team versus Team Indiana and Team Iowa... awarded Most Outstanding Wrestler as a sophomore and junior.
Personal: Son of Silvia and Joel Montemayor... born April 3, 1990... undecided major.