Redshirted in 1999-2000: Compiled a 6-6 overall record ... began his collegiate career at the Coppin Open and won two matches in the event ... defeated Jason Street of Delaware State, 3-0, in his first match ... pinned NC State's Nate Satzer in 50 seconds in the first round of the West Virginia Open ... his pin was tied with Josh Munsey and Eric Fehnel for the third fastest of the season ... won back-to-back matches at the East Stroudsburg Open for the first time during the season ... he topped Sean Dunckley of Drexel, 10-3, and an unattched John Lauterback, 9-7.
Before Maryland: Earned four varsity letters for wrestling at Lackey High School in Indian Head, Md. … team finished 35-6 his senior year … two-time conference champion … third in the Maryland state championships as a senior at 125 pounds … fourth in Maryland as a junior.
Personal: Jesse Bernard McKeever … son of Regina and Norman McKeever … born Sept. 1, 1981 … graduated from high school with a 3.2 GPA … undecided major … has two brothers, Josh, 16, and Joe, 14.
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1999-2000 SEASON (redshirt): 6-6 CSO W Jason Street (Delaware State) 3-0 CSO L Greg Knox (Unattached) 15-3 CSO W Gerry Guzman (Wagner) F1:39 CSO L Wade Cecil (North Carolina) 7-5 WVO W Nate Satzer (NC State) F0:50 WVO L Clay Reynolds (Unattached) 7-0 WVO W Jon Denk (Unattached) 1-0 WVO L Beau Bruno (Seton Hall) 15-4 ESO L Keith Ferraro (Lock Haven) 8-2 ESO W Sean Dunckley (Drexel) 10-3 ESO W John Lauterback (Unattached) 9-7 ESO L Jay Schrum (Penn State) F3:50