Josh Smith
Josh Smith

RS Sophomore

Mooresville, N.C.

High School:
Lake Norman

Last College:




Huskies Host Purdue, Loras, Calumet College in NIU Duals

NIU looks to keep undefeated mark intact against trio of teams


Huskies Battle Indiana, South Dakota State and Tiffin in Home Opener

NIU opens dual schedule in Convocation Center


Huskies Put 13 on the Podium at EMU Open

Mougin paces NIU in open bracket; Scott wins fresh/soph 197 title


Northern Illinois Open Regular Season at EMU Open

Tournament will feature 530 wrestlers from across the country


Black Defeats Red at Huskie Wrestle-Offs, 21-9

NIU true freshmen go 5-0 on the night

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.

Season Wins Losses Pins
2012-13 3 6 0