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2011-12 Mocs wrestling

Student-athlete profiles


jacob akins

So.-1L • 133 Atlanta, Ga. • Roswell HS

Fr.-HS • 133 Madison, Ga. • Morgan County HS

2010-11 • FRESHMAN SEASON: Went 0-5 on the year, competing at 141 pounds ... made the Athletics Director’s Honor Roll in the spring.

PRIOR TO UTC: Two-time state champion at Morgan County High School in Madison, Ga. ... 62-8 record and 1st in 3A as a junior at 119 ... 55-5 mark and 1st in 2A as a senior at 130 ... finished third at 112 in 3A with a 61-8 record as a sophomore PRIOR TO UTC: Two-time state runner up for Roswell High School in Ro- ... competed for head coach John Robbins ... four-year letter winner and an swell, Ga...went 33-3 with 23 pins as a captain and Roswell all-region performer as a senior on the soccer field. MVP award winner in each of his last two years of high school...went 7611 over his last two years...competed PERSONAL: Full name is Michael Jacob Akins ... son of Michael and Julia for Hornets’ head coach Evan Goff... Akins ... born Dec. 11, 1992 ... undecided on a major. holds the school record for most wins and pins at Roswell...earned the Tom Zachary VIP award and earned honorable mention in the Laws of Life essay contest.


PERSONAL: Full name is Adam Donald Wilson...born April 25, 1992...son of Sheila and Randy Wilson...has an older sister, Leah...plans to major in Pre-Law.

Year 2010-11

Wilson’s Career Statistics Weight Dual Tournament 141 0-3 0-2

Fr.-HS • 165 Murphy, N.C. • Murphy HS PRIOR TO UTC: 2011 graduate of Murphy High School in Murphy, N.C. ... two-time state champion and most outstanding wrestler ... 72-0 record his last two years of high school ... 118-7 record during his prep career ... competed for head coach Nathan Davenport ... member of the Beta Club ... all-conference member of the football team. PERSONAL: Full name is Willard Jesse Beaver ... born Sept. 16, 1993 ... son of Tripp and Kristy Beaver ... plans to major in Education. Overall 0-5

jake young

devante brown

So.-1L • 141 Mechanicsburg, Pa. - Cumberland Valley HS

Fr.-RS • 141 Suwanee, Ga. • Collins Hill HS

2010-11 • REDSHIRT SEASON: Sat out the year as a redshirt ... made the Dean’s List in the Spring.

2010-11 REDSHIRT SEASON: Sat out the season as a redshirt.

2009-10 • FRESHMAN SEASON: 2010 Southern Conference Freshman of the Year after posting an 18-8 overall record ... 12-3 in dual matches and 6-2 in tournaments ... named SoCon Wrestler of the Month for November and Wrestler of the Week for the last week of November ... won the 2009 Hokie Open at 174.

PRIOR TO UTC: Posted a 43-9 record and finished fifth in the state as a senior at Collins Hill High School in Suwanee, Ga., in 2010 ... Eagles were ranked No. 7 in the nation with a 28-2 record ... finished seventh at the senior nationals.

PRIOR TO UTC: 2009 graduate of Ooltewah High School in Ooltewah, Tenn., where he was a four-year member of the wrestling team for head coach Wendell Weathers...won the 171-pound state title as a sophomore and senior... finished second during his junior season and third place as a freshman at 160...earned All-American honors at the NHSCA Senior Nationals when he finished fifth...member of the BETA Club.

PERSONAL: Born June 1, 1992 ... undecided on a major.

PERSONAL: Full name is Jake Ryan Young...born June 5, 1990...son of Tim and Robine Young...has a younger sister, Kelsey...father, Tim, played two years of college football at CarsonNewman...majoring in Business Entrepreneurship. Young’s Career Statistics Year Weight Dual Tournament 2009-10 174 12-6 6-2

CORY CANADA Fr.-HS • 165 Ringgold, Ga. • Heritage HS PRIOR TO UTC: 2011 graduate of Heritage High School in Ringglod, Ga. ... wrestled for head coach Kenny Hill ... won a state title as a junior. PERSONAL: Full name is Cory Randall Canada ... son of Britt and LeAnn Canada ... has a younger brother, Caleb ... born Jan. 20, 1993 ... plans to major in Education.

Overall 18-8


2011-12 Chattanooga Wrestling Media Guide  

2011-12 Chattanooga Wrestling Media Guide

2011-12 Chattanooga Wrestling Media Guide  

2011-12 Chattanooga Wrestling Media Guide