Joey Wilson
Class:
RS Sophomore

Hometown:
Half Moon Bay, Calif.

High School:
Half Moon Bay HS '07

Height / Weight:
5-8 / 165

Major:
Organizational Studies

2008-09: Finished first collegiate season 14-16 overall (12-16 NCAA-countable)... Placed 6th at Pac-10 Championships... Lone win at conference was 6-3 decision over Cal State Fullerton's Steven De La Fuente... Only bonus-point victory was a 15-4 major decision over Ian Wreen (San Francisco State) in dual action... Competed unattached at ASICS University & FILA Cadet National Championships at 74 KG (163 lbs.)... Finished tournament 3-2, eliminating Mark Ring of The Orchard (5-0, 6-0) and taking a match off Conrad Pioz of Ilini Wrestling (6-0).

2007-08: Redshirted... Competed unattached at Fullerton Open, going 4-2... Scored four straight wins in wrestleback bracket, starting with 3:00 pin against Sierra College's James Ehrig... Placed 3rd at Kaufman-Brand Open and 2nd at NWCA College Open.

HALF MOON BAY HS '07: Placed 3rd at the CIF State Championships (152 lbs) as a senior, capping a prep record of 150-36... Went 48-4 as a senior, winning Peninsula Athletic League and Central Coast Section titles... Named conference's Most Outstanding Wrestler as well as the Wrestler of the Year by the San Mateo Daily Journal.... Won four PAL titles in four different weight classes (152, 140, 130, 119)... Finished as CIF-CCS runner-up two other times.... Also ran cross country as a freshman, helping the team win a PAL title and place second at sections.

PERSONAL: Born in San Mateo, Calif.... Majoring in organizational studies... Parents are Kevin & Lynn Wilson... Older brother, Aaron, is a 157-pound wrestler at San Francisco State.