Maryland Wrestling BIO
Adam Whitesell
Player Profile:
Adam Whitesell 1899041
Position: 149 pounds
Year: Redshirt Sophomore
Hometown: Silver Spring, Md.
High School: Good Counsel

As a Redshirt Freshman (2015-16): Compiled solid second-year campaign at 141 pounds in open tournament action…finished 14-9 overall with a team-best nine pins…won eight of his final 11 matches, with seven victories coming by pin…defeated Zak Evans (Sacred Heart) in first match of the year at Bearcat Open (11/8)…went 3-2 at the Wolfpack Open with two bonus point wins (11/22)…finished 2-2 at Nittany Lion Open (12/6)…took third place at the Franklin & Marshall Open, posting three pins including a fall over Patrick Quinian (Franklin & Marshall) in the third place match (12/30)…notched four pins at the Messiah Open, securing a fifth place finish (2/6).   

As a Freshman (2014-15): Served a redshirt season and won seven matches at 133 and 141 pounds…won a pair of matches at the Mat Town Open (11/30)…recorded two victories by fall at the Nittany Lion Open (12/7)…pinned JP Ascolese of Columbia at the Wilkes Open (12/28)…won once at the F&M Open (1/3) and the Shorty Hitchcock Open (1/18).

Before Maryland: A two-time Fargo All-American…a two-time National Prep All-American…a Beast of the East place winner…a Powerade Tournament place winner…a four-time state placer who recorded 100-plus pins in high school.

Personal: Majoring in operations management and supply chain. 

Whitesell's Career Statistics
Year W-L Dual Record Falls Tech Falls Major Dec.
2014-15* 7-13 0-0 4 0 0
2015-16 14-9 0-0 9 1 0
Total 21-22 0-0 13 1 0
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