Redshirted in 1999-2000: Appeared in two tournaments for the Terps ... had two matches in the West Virginia Open and one match in the East Stroudsburg Open.
Before Maryland: Earned four varsity letters for wrestling at Arundel High School in Gambrills, Md. … captain from 1998-1999 … team finished 30-5 his final season … placed in the state finals … broke school win record … all-county selection in 1997 and 1999 … second team all-metro as a senior.
Personal: Patrick Clayton Ortman … son of Cindy and Patrick Ortman … born Jan. 20, 1981 … graduated from high school with a 3.0 GPA … lists placing in the state finals as his biggest athletic thrill … chose Maryland for its academic reputation.
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1999-2000 SEASON (redshirt): 0-3 WVO L Mike Simon (Navy) 10-5 WVO L Blair Tugman (Lock Haven) 8-2 ESO L Jacob Lissau (Coppin State) 3-2