As a Senior (2013-14): moved down to 174 pounds and nabbed five wins ... started the season with three wins at the Terrapin Duals, including two by fall ... defeated Zack Nevills, 7-6, in a dual match against Stanford.
As a Junior (2012-13): Went 9-4 at 184 with two falls...opened the year with five wins at the Clarion Open to take fourth place including pins of Navy's Colton Vantoff and West Virginia's Mark Colabucci...tallied four wins the Brockport/Oklahoma Gold Classic to finish in fourth place.
As a Sophomore (2011-12): Went 18-7 at 184 and 197 pounds...tied for the team lead with eight pins...finished third at the Clarion Open (11/6) to begin the season...placed third at the Shorty Hitchcock Open (1/15)...appeared in two dual meets for the Terps.
As a Freshman (UNC Greensboro): Finished 4-6 at 184 pounds...won his first collegiate match by decision at the Hokie Open (11/7)...finished fifth at the Pembroke Classic.
Before Maryland: Three-year letterwinner at Calvert Hall...as a senior in 2010, finished with a record of 55-6 at 189 pounds...won the Maryland state and Maryland Interscholastic Athletic Association (MIAA) championship...finished fourth at National Preps...sixth at the Beast of the East...34-9 as a junior, and finished third in the state and MIAA...in 2008 placed fifth at states and sixth in the MIAA.
Personal: Full name is Anthony Allen Edward Gardner...sone of Gil and Lee Gardner...has two siblings, Trip and Carrie...graduated from Calvert Hall with a 3.1 GPA.
|Gardner's Career Statistics at Maryland