Erik Nye
Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Red Bluff, Calif.

High School:
Red Bluff HS '05

Height / Weight:
6-2 / 285

Major:
Computer Engineering

RED BLUFF HS '05: Six-time prep All-American... Captured high school national championship as a senior... Finished 3rd at state championships in each of his junior and senior seasons... Won three straight Northern Section and Eastern Athletic League titles... Selected as section's Wrestler of the Year in 2005... Team won back-to-back section banners in his final two seasons... Also competed for Northern XTreme... Placed 3rd in 120-kg class at 2005 FILA Junior Nationals... Won 2005 state championships in both Greco-Roman and freestyle... Went on to win freestyle title and place second in Greco at 2005 Junior Nationals in Fargo, N.D.... Played center and linebacker for football team, earning All-EAL, All-Northern Section and all-state accolades in 2004.

PERSONAL: Born in Red Bluff, Calif.... Majoring in computer engineering... Parents are Ronald & Mary Nye... Proudest accomplishment was winning nationals twice... Career highlight was in football - earning all-state honors among medium-sized schools.