Andy Greenawalt
Andy Greenawalt

RS Senior

Naperville, Ill.

High School:
Naperville North

Height / Weight:
6-2 / HWT


2006-07: Went 2-2 at the Missouri Open.

2005-06: Redshirt season ... Finished fifth at Missouri Open.

HIGH SCHOOL: Earned three letters in wrestling ... Placed third at the IHSA state tournament in 2005 and fourth in 2004 ... Career record of 123-14 with 82 pins ... Won 33 matches by fall his senior year ... 2005 regional and sectional champion ... Earned third-place national finishes in 2003 and 2004 on Team Illinois ... Trained for four years with the Overtime Wrestling Club ... High school coach was Tom Champion ... Also earned two letters in football ... Was team captain for both wrestling and football his senior year ... Named all-conference and all-city in football and wrestling ... Named the 2005 Naperville North Outstanding Male Athlete ... Academic all-conference and honor roll student.

PERSONAL: Full given name is Andrew Thomas Greenawalt ... Goes by Andy ... Born July 31, 1986, in Fort Worth, Texas ... Son of James and Diane Greenawalt ... Volunteered at the Naperville Library ... Plans on joining the armed services and coaching after college ... Biggest thrill in sports was going undefeated in football his junior and senior years and being named Outstanding Male Athlete ... Names Muhammad Ali as his favorite athlete because he was one of the most influential boxers in boxing history ... His junior high coach, Dave Bendis, most influenced his athletic career by helping him build his love of wrestling and discipline ... Fighting Illini hero is Nate Patrick ... Majoring in history.