Caldwell in 2007-08: After seeing action in just 10 varsity matches in his first two seasons, he experienced a break-out year last winter when he posted a 21-13 record as the Mids' regular starter ... turned in a 5-2 dual meet record ... placed among the top four in two of the five tournaments in which he took part ... placed third at the All-Academy Championship, beating Norwich's Alex Whitney, VMI's Curtis Moore and Air Force's Jacob Devlin ... finished fourth at the Navy Classic where he won four in a row, including back-to-back major decisions over Liberty's Joe Colella and Ryan Dieter from McDaniel College ... his fall (5:34) against American's Andy Semple sparked five straight dual wins ... earned a 13-5 decision over Lehigh's Kadeem Samuels on the road ... returned home to take an 11-4 decision over NC State's Ryan Goodman to help Navy capture a 21-15 team win over the Wolfpack ... turned in a 1-2 record in his first appearance at the EIWA Championship ... defeated Daniel Canfield of Franklin & Marshall in the consolation bracket before coming up just short against Lehigh's Manuel Schubert, 2-3 ... won all three of his overtime matches, including a 3-1 sudden victory (2) bout against Keith Dobish of Rutgers at the Navy Classic.
2006-07: Competed at the West Virginia Open, as well as the Edinboro Open where he turned in a combined 2-4 record ... earned a 3-2 decision over UNC Greensboro's Kane Smith and a 1-0 decision over West Liberty's Adam Kelley.
2005-06: Posted a 1-3 record at 184 pounds as a freshman ... earned his lone win of the season by a 7-2 count over Thiel's Ryan Alger at the McDaniel Duals.
High School: A 2005 graduate of Union County High School in Liberty, Ind. ... earned four letters in wrestling, football and track ... recipient of the 2005 Ward E. Brown Mental Attitude Award for wrestling, while serving as team captain that season year ... earned all-conference honors in football as a senior ... with a 47-1 record in 2005, he dropped his only match of the year in the state championship ... winner of his conference, regional and semi-state individual wrestling titles ... led the Union County wrestling team to the 2004 sectional and regional championships with a 22-2 record.
Personal: Full name is Kenneth Clayton Caldwell ... son of Thomas and Melanie Caldwell ... born Oct. 13, 1987, in Stamford, Conn. ... majoring in Quantitative Economics ... has been named to the Commandant's List all six semesters at the Academy, while twice recognized on the Superintendent's List ... owns a 3.28 grade-point average ... ranked 73rd (out of 1,073) in military order of merit and No. 355 in academic order of merit.