Went 15-17 overall during true freshman season ... Wrestled in 13 total dual meets as a 125-pounder, going 5-8 and winning three straight to close out the regular season ... Went 10-9 in tournament competition ... Was 10-15 in matches that resulted in decisions, had three major decisions as well as a tech fall and a pin ... Went 3-1 at the Pac-12 Championships in Tempe, Ariz., finishing in third place at 125 lbs. ... Picked up first collegiate dual victory with a 15-4 major decision at Air Force (Jan. 11) ... Started at 125 lbs. for OSU in both National Dual Regional meets versus Michigan and Virginia Tech ... Won first two matches of collegiate career during Mike Clock Open (Nov. 11), including a pin (6:21) against Central Washington's Dustin Baumsgard the first ever time he took to the mats in an OSU singlet.
Won two state titles ... named 4A region 3 wrestler of the year ... Member of the 4A StateChampionship Team ... Earned a 3.6 GPA while inside the classroom.
Competed for the Bear Claw Wrestling Club in Maple Valley, Wash., for head coach Chris Feist.
Son of Jenny and Darm Palmer ... Has an older brother... Currently undecided on a major ... Favorite athlete is Mohammed Ali.