2001-2002: Compiled a record of 0-2 as a backup at 133 pounds ... Earned third Varsity ?I? award.
2000-2001: Compiled a 3-3 record as a backup at 133 pounds ? Earned his second Varsity ?I? Award.
1999-2000: Earned his first Varsity ?I? award as a backup at 133 pounds ? Posted a 4-3 record competing at the St. Louis Open and Marquette Open where he earned a third-place finish.
1998-99: Redshirt season ? Compiled a 3-4 record wrestling unattached at both 125 and 133 pounds ? Went 3-2 at 125 in the freshman/sophomore division at the St. Louis Open and 0-2 at the Miami Open at 133.
HIGH SCHOOL: Finished 40-7 as a senior and ended career with 102 wins ? Two-time Upstate Eight Conference Champion ? State quaterfinalist ? Second-team all-state ... Four-time varsity letterwinner in wrestling and three-time football letterwinner ? Four-time academic all-conference.
PERSONAL: Born June 11, 1980 ? Majoring in architecture ? Son of Bruce and Mary Kay Valvano ? Says that wrestling in the Assembly Hall during the IHSA championships is his biggest thrill in sports ? High Honor Roll, 1995-98 ? National Honor Society.
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