Wrestling


Sam White
Sam White

Class:
RS Sophomore

Hometown:
Massillon, Ohio

High School:
Perry

Height / Weight:
5-4 / 125

Birthdate:
01/18/1991

2009-10: Redshirt season ... Went 8-4 on the year ... Won the Dan Gable Open at 133 with a 3-0 mark ... Earned fifth place at the Missouri Open in the open division with a 4-2 tournament ... Only losses at the Missouri Open came to Oklahoma State's Jon Morrison ... Finished in sixth place at the Sunkist Open freestyle tournament, going 2-3 ... Went 1-2 at the National Collegiate Open.

HIGH SCHOOL: 2009 Ohio state champion at 125 pounds and 2007 state champion at 103 pounds ... Placed second at 112 pounds in 2008 ... Finished 41-1 in his senior campaign ... Placed second at both the 2008 Freestyle Junior Nationals and 2007 Freestyle Cadet Nationals ... Finished fourth at the 2006 Freestyle Cadet Nationals ... Ranked as the No. 7 wrestler across all weight classes by RevWrestling.com ... Ranked as the No. 4 125-pounder by Intermat ... Ranked No. 2 in the freestyle junior national rankings by USA Wrestling ... Wrestled for Team Ohio in the 2007 Cliff Keen Dream Team Classic Dual Meet, defeating Team USA's Joey Farnsworth.

PERSONAL: Born on Jan. 18, 1991 ... Parents are David and Katherine White ... Enrolled in the general curriculum.

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