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Matt Steintrager
Position: 125 Pounds
Year: Senior
Hometown: Westland, Mich.
High School: Detroit Catholic Central HS
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Steintrager Photos
Matt Steintrager
Courtesy: CMU Athletic Communications
Release: 03/28/2010
Career record of 48-23.

2009-10: MAC champion at 125 pounds in first season as a starter ... earned automatic bid to the NCAA Championships … won a first-round match at the NCAA Championships ... posted a 24-5 overall record ... ranked third on the team in victories ... won three consolation bracket matches to place fourth at Midlands … finished a perfect 5-0 in MAC duals … three victories over top-20 opponents, including a pair of wins over No. 14 Jarrod Garnett (Virginia Tech) … ranked third on the team in dual victories with a 15-2 mark.

2008-09: Did not compete.

2007-08: Did not compete.

2006-07: Posted a 7-9 overall record … placed fifth at the Michigan State Open.

2005-06: Claimed 9-1 major decision over Shippensburg’s James Thomas to finish seventh at Midlands … advanced to quarterfinals at Reno Tournament of Champions before dropping to consolation bracket … was a 9-3 winner over Michigan’s Michael Watts while competing for an injured Luke Smith … perfect 4-0 at Northeast Duals … wrestling unattached, took fourth at Michigan State Open.

2004-05: Redshirted … finished 21-8 wrestling unattached … recorded two falls … won title at Dan Gable Open … placed second at Eastern Michigan Open and Muskegon Open.

High School: Won a state title in 2003 … was runner-up at Senior Nationals in 2004 and at Junior Nationals in 2003 … two-time Michigan freestyle and Greco-Roman state champion … member of both freestyle and Greco-Roman Michigan Junior National Duals team in 2003 and 2004 … a part of the Michigan Junior Olympic team in 2002 and 2003 … named to the honor roll three times.

Personal: Entrepreneurship major … son of George and Nancy Steintrager … born Oct. 27, 1985.