Josh Munsey
Josh Munsey

Player Profile

Rockville, Md.

High School:

Last College:

149 pounds


Career Record:
25-37 (1-8 in duals at Gannon)

As a Junior: Compiled a 7-11 overall record ... won his first Division I match by pin at the East Stroudsburg Open by defeating Dave Bender from the College of New Jersey in 3:45 ... beat a pair of unattached wrestlers in the Wilkes Open during winter break ... his wins were against Steve Soltysik, 7-3, and Zach Maneri, 4-1 ... took three matches at the Millersville Belles Tournament ... his pin over Seton Hall's Craig Braun in 50 seconds tied for the third fastest from Maryland on the season ... won his seventh match of the season over Josh Samick, who was unattached, by a commanding 17-1 score.

As a Sophomore (Gannon College): Transferred from Gannon University in Erie, Pa., where he spent three years … earned two varsity letters at Gannon … compiled a 10-12 record during his final season while wrestling at 141 pounds ... posted two falls and two major decisions.

Redshirted in 1997-98

As a Freshman (Gannon College): Started seven matches for Gannon at 126 pounds and accumulated a 1-6 dual record ... overall record for the season was 8-14, including a 7-8 mark in tournaments ... finished first at the Thiel Invitational in 1996 … took fifth at the Baldwin-Wallace Invitational … also placed at the Ohio Northern Invitational.

Before Maryland: Earned three varsity letters for wrestling at Wheaton High School in Wheaton, Md. … captain as a senior … Maryland AA state runner-up in 1996 at 140 pounds.

Personal: Joshua H. Munsey … son of Deborah and Daniel Munsey … born Aug. 20, 1978 … also recruited by Western Maryland and Coppin State out of high school … two-time Maryland junior national team member … majoring in English … brother Scott, 19, wrestles for USMC.

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1999-2000 SEASON (junior): 7-11
WVO    L    Dustin Flack (Slippery Rock)           5-3
WVO    L    Matt Kaus (Pittsburgh)                 4-1
ESO    W    Dave Bender (T.C.N.J.)                 F3:45
ESO    L    Jason Grant (George Mason)             F3:30
ESO    L    Chris Felicetta (Columbia)             10-2
PSO    L    Ahto Raska (Unattached)                6-3
WO     L    Anthony Coleman (Cleveland State)      7-5
WO     W    Steve Soltysik (Unattached)            7-3
WO     W    Zach Maneri (Unattached)               4-1
WO     L    Brian Kapp (F&M)                       F4:20
MBT    W    Josh Nichols (Pennsylvania)            3-1
MBT    L    Brett Owen (Seton Hall)                10-3
MBT    W    Craig Braun (Seton Hall)               F0:50
MBT    W    Jim Dutrow (James Madison)             Def. 5:17
MBT    L    Adriar Auustin (George Mason)          10-0
EO     L    Ahto Raska (Ithaca)                    10-3
EO     W    Josh Samick (Unattached)               17-1
EO     L    Erik Bachman (West Virginia)           F5:54

1998-99 SEASON (sophomore): 10-12

1997-98 SEASON (redshirt): 0-0

1996-97 SEASON (freshman): 8-14

*Including his final season at Gannon