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  Joe Locksmith
Joe Locksmith

Class:
Graduated

Hometown:
Kissimmee, Fla.

High School:
Osceola

Height / Weight:
5-6 / 141


• Locksmith in 2012-13 (Jr.): Dropped to 141 pounds his junior year where he put together a 17-16 record including a 2-3 mark in dual meets ... competed in seven tournaments, placing in four ... finished fourth at the Roadrunner Open in California where he turned in a 4-2 record ... placed second at the Navy Classic, dropping his championship bout against All-American Undrakhbayer Khishgnyam of The Citadel ... defeated Air Force's Carter McElhany to place third at the All-Academy Championship ... placed eighth at the EIWA Championship, dropping back-to-back 3-2 decisions in his final two matches of the year ... came up just short of upsetting top-seeded and nin-ranked Michael Nevinger of Cornell in the second round of the EIWA Championship ... dropped a 2-1 decision to Nevinger in a tie breaker ... scored dual wins over George Mason's Sahid Kargbo (7-5) and Maryland's Frank Goodwin (fall, 4:55).

• 2011-12 (So.): Produced a 9-9 record, including a 3-5 mark in dual action ... competed in four tournaments, including winning the Navy Classic by way of a 3-1 victory over teammate Peyton Walsh in the finals ... also saw action at the Eastern Michigan Open, the Cliff Keen Las Vegas Invitational and the Southern Scuffle ... picked up dual victories over Frnaklin & Marshall's Andrew Murano (3-1), North Carolina's Jon Burns (6-4) and helped lead the Mids to their 12th-straight win over the Black Knights via a 5-3 victory against Army's Ryan Bilyeu.

• 2010-11 (Fr.): Recorded an 8-10 record, including an 0-2 dual mark in his rookie season ... competed in five tournaments for the Mids, including the Navy Classic where he put together a 4-0 record and won the 141-pound title ... defeated fellow Navy freshman Raymond Borja, 8-7, in the championship match of the Mids' home tournament ... opened his career by pinning SUNY Brockport's Scott Witt in the first match of the Eastern Michigan Open ... also competed at the Cliff Keen Las Vegas Invitational, the Reno Tournament of Champions and bumped up to 149 pounds for the EIWA Championship ... battled injuries throughout the second half of the season.

• High School: A 2010 graduate of Osceola High School, Locksmith was a four-year letterwinner in wrestling ... a two-time state champion and three-time placewinner, he was crowned an individual champion as a junior and senior ... led Osceola to the 2009 Florida State Championship ... named a Fargo All-American after finishing as the national runner-up in Greco-Roman.

• Personal: Son of Gregory and Mary Anne Locksmith ... father wrestled at Notre Dame ... majoring in Mechanical Engineering.

11/02/14 at Michigan State Open All Day
11/02/14 at Clarion Open JV All Day
11/08/14 at George Mason 1:00 PM
11/16/14 at East Stroudsburg Open All Day
11/22/14 Navy Classic All Day