Michael Sprague
Michael Sprague
Weight: 149
Year: RS Junior
Hometown: Olney, Md.
High School: Georgetown Prep

2016-17 (Sophomore) - NWCA ALL-ACADEMIC TEAM HONOREE... ACADEMIC ALL-EIWA... T3rd on team with 24 wins and was 2nd on Eagles with seven dual-meet victories... Went 3-0 in matches decided by falls... Placed 5th at EIWA Championships to end season, earning TB-2 win over Jonathan Furnas of Cornell in the 5th-place match... Went 4-2 at the conference tournament... Won his first eight matches of the season, winning the F/S Division of the Southeast Open, including a 5-2 triumph over Jarrett Degen of Virginia Tech... Went 3-2 at Wolfpack Open and at Cliff Keen Las Vegas Invitational... Went 2-2 at Midlands, rolling to 15-4 record after first-round win at Midlands... Had pair of wins by fall in duals against ODU and Ohio Univ.... Other win by fall came against Jerren Glosser of Iowa at Midlands.

2015-16 (Redshirt) - Had strong redshirt season, going 25-11 in open competitions... Went 5-1 on his way to 5th at the Wolfpack Open, beating Will Clarke of NC State, 3-2 in the 5th-place match... Earned 3rd at the Cleveland State Open with a 3-1 mark, capped by a 4-2 triumph over Mason Smith of Central Michigan... Went 6-1 at the Dave Lehman F&M Open (lone loss to AU teammate Cole Moseley), beating Patrick Hogan of Harvard 6-0 in 3rd-place match... Began F&M Open with his fastest fall of the season, pinning Joshua Crimmins of Drexel in 1:14 in the first round... Also finished 3rd at Messiah Open, going 4-1... Had a pin, tech fall and major decision on his way to beating Triston Law of Penn in the 3rd-place match... Went 2-3 to place 6th at the National Collegiate Open.

2014-15 (Freshman) - Wrestled at 141 pounds throughout the season... Won his first two matches as a collegian with tech falls at the Ursinus Fall Brawl, where he finished 4-2... Went 2-2 at the Cleveland State Open before placing 4th at the Aloha Open... Had three bonus-point wins in dual matches against Columbia, Gardner-Webb and Davidson... Went 1-2 as freshman in 141-pound draw at EIWA Championships, with win coming in 1-0 decision over Patrick Prada of Navy.

Georgetown Prep - Team captain as a senior… state champion… state runner-up… three-time conference champion… National Preps champion… first-team All-Met honoree… finished fourth at Beast of the East… placed fifth at NHSCA Junior Nationals… team won four conference championships and placed in the top 10 at National Preps twic … also lettered four years in diving and three years in rugby… served as rugby team captain in senior season.

 

Year

Overall

Dual

Fall

MD

TF

2014-15

13-20

6-11

0

2

3

2015-16 (RS)

25-11

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2 (1:14)

3

2

2016-17

24-15

7-7

3 (3:43)

1

0

Total

37-35

13-18

3 (3:43)

3

3