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Mike Ottinger
Position: 174 Pounds
Year: Junior
Hometown: Schnecksville, Pa.
High School: Parkland HS
Major: Mathematics (3.11 GPA)
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Mike Ottinger
Courtesy: CMU Athletic Communications
Release: 12/03/2013

2013-14:  Finished the year with a 27-7 record at 174 lbs ... went 4-1 and defeated Navy's Mathew Miller to claim third in 174-open division at MSU Open (11/9) ... defeated Drexel's Bryan Sternlieb and Oregon State's Joe Latham at EMU Duals (11/16) ... earned first pin of the season over Sacred Heart's Jon Scheidegger (11/30) ... defeated No. 7 Cody Walters (Ohio) 2-1 (1/17) ... defeated No. 8 Tanner Weatherman (Iowa State) 4-3 (2/17) ... Defeated Nick Kaczanowski (Michigan State) by a 4-3 decision at MSU Dual (2/22) ... wresteled at the MAC Championships placing third while going 3-1 ... competed at the NCAA Championships finished with a 2-2 record.

2012-13: Won second-straight MAC Title at 165 pounds (3/10) ... won by decision over David Meza (CSU Bakersfield) 3-2 (2/17) ... won by decision over Connor King (Cal Poly) 9-2 (2/17) ... won by decision over Bret Baumbach (Stanford) 5-3 (2/16) ... won by decision over Jacob Davis (Eastern) 9-3 (2/8) ... won by decision over Tyler Buckwalter (Kent State) 3-2 (1/27) ... named the Mid-American Conference Wrestler of the Week (1/23) ... won by decision over No. 10 Zach Toal (Missouri), 6-4 (1/20) ... won by major decision over Dan Burk (Northern Illinois), 13-5 (1/18) ... won by tech fall over Robert Schlitt (Bucknell) 7:00 21-6 (1/6) ... won by decision over Mark Lewandowski (Buffalo) 2-1 (12/8) ... won by decision over Nick Terdick (Hofstra) 5-0 (11/24).

2011-12: MAC champion at 165 pounds ... won three straight matches at the MAC Championships (3/4) to claim the title as the No.1 seed ... defeated No. 2 seed Mark Lewandowski (Buffalo) on a riding time tiebreaker in the finals ... along with Zach Horan, became the first true freshman teammates in school history to qualify for the NCAA Championships (3/15-17) ... went 0-2 at the national tournament ... shared CMU's Freshman of the Year award with Horan ... competed unattached, going 4-1 to claim a runner-up finish in the freshman/sophomore 165 pound division at Michigan State Open (11/12) ... earned first career dual victory versus Stanford's Matt Schneider by decision, 6-4 (11/20) ... defeated Buffalo's No. 20 Mark Lewandowski in MAC dual by decision, 6-3 (12/10) ... earned first fall of season at Bison Duals, pinning Sacred Heart's Sam Sheppard (12/17) ... won a pair of matches at Midlands (12/29-30) ... improved to 3-0 in MAC duals with a 10-3 decision over Eastern Michigan's Lester France (1/13) ... claimed a 5-3 decision over Michigan's No. 16 Dan Yates that tied the dual meet score at 10-10 ... remained unbeaten in MAC duals with 18-8 major decision over Kent State's Ross Tice (1/29) ... split a pair of matches at National Duals (2/12), winning a 9-1 major decision over American's Mark Cirello ... closed dual meet season with a pair of victories: rallied for a 9-7 decision over Michigan State's David Cheza (2/16) and pinned Purdue's Kyle Mosier (2/19) ... named MAC Wrestler of the Week for performance against MSU and Purdue.

High School: Pennsylvania Class AAA 160-pound state champion in 2011 ... posted a 32-3 overall record during state championship season ... two-time District 11 champion ... capped high school career at the Dapper Dan Classic with 6-4 win over five-time Minnesota state champion Destin McCauley, who entered the event on a 98-match winning streak ... career record of 130-35 ... named the District 11 Class 3A Wrestling Scholar-Athlete of the Year ... 3.37 GPA ... four-year letterman on the soccer team ... all-area in soccer as a senior ... had 13 goals and 13 assists as a senior ... finished career with 39 goals and 29 assists ... ranks sixth on the school's career scoring list.

Year     Overall     Dual     Tournament     MAC  
2011-12     23-10     15-5     8-5     4-0  
2012-13     23-15     12-8     11-7     4-1  
2013-14     27-7     18-4     9-3     7-1  
Career     73-32     45-17     28-15     15-2