Michael Eckhart
Michael Eckhart
Weight: 165
Year: RS Junior
Hometown: Franklin, Tenn.
High School: Father Ryan

2016-17 (Sophomore) - Opened the season with a 2nd-place finish at the Southeast Open, going 3-1 before losing to Thomas Bullard of NC State, 5-1, in the final... Went 4-2 at the Wolfpack Open, getting a pin over Bryant Halsch of UNC Pembroke in the consolation first round... Went 2-2 at the Cliff Keen Las Vegas Invitational, beating Marco Frias of Western Wyoming and Rodney Williams of Oregon State... Had a dual-meet victory over Austin Reese of Ohio University, getting a 4-0 decision in the Eagles' final dual of the year... Went 9-7 prior to dual-meet schedule.

2015-16 (Freshman) - Went 10-6 at 157 pounds during early tournament schedule, but injuries forced him to wrestle up at 174 in dual meets and at EIWA Championships... Went 6-2 at Dave Lehman F&M Open to place 4th... Split his first two matches, including a 3:55 pin over T.J. Duncan of Shorter in the opener, then won five straight to reach 3rd-place match, where he lost in OT... In dual-meet season, took Brooks Climmons of ODU to overtime before losing 6-4... Went 0-2 at EIWA Tournament.

2014-15 (Redshirt) - Posted an 18-13 overall record… placed second at the season-opening Pembroke Classic with a 3-1 record... First collegiate win was 9-3 decision over Travis Cleary of Coker… compiled a 4-2 mark at the Cleveland State Open, losing openr then winning four straight… also competed at the East Stroudsburg Open, TCNJ Fall Open, F&M Open, Shorty Hitchcock Memorial Classic and Edinboro Open… finished with two falls, three technical falls and two major decisions on the season... Fastest win by fall was 1:02 win over Rory Gulak of Temple in first-round consy bout at F&M Open

Father Ryan HS - Served as team captain his senior season… two-time state finalist… three-time state place-winner… his team captured two state championships. 

 

Year

Overall

Dual

Fall

MD

TF

2014-15 (RS)

18-13

--

2 (1:02)

2

3

2015-16

10-16

0-8

1 (3:55)

3

0

2016-17

10-15

1-10

1 (6:38)

1

0

Total

20-31

1-18

2 (3:55)

4

0