Competition begins Saturday at 11 a.m.
Both wrestlers place second to earn All-American honors at National Collegiate Open
Quad meet is scheduled to begin at noon on Saturday
Brown, Devine, Dorsay and Polacek finish on the medal stand
Maryland opens its 2013 schedule at Bloomsburg
Maryland v American
As a Sophomore (2011-12): Went 21-7 at 285 pounds...ranked as high as No. 3 by InterMat...named to the All-ACC team for the second consecutive season...defeated Virginia Tech's Chris Penny in the final at the ACC Championships...pinned Brockport's John Wilkinson to win the bronze medal at the Brockport/Oklahoma Gold Invitational (11/12)...won an 8-2 decision over Penn State's Nicholas Ruggear to finish third at the Nittany Lion Open (12/4)...placed fifth at the prestigious Midlands Championships (12/30).
As a Freshman (2010-11):Went 30-13 at heavyweight as a true freshman...placed sixth at the NCAA Championship, earning All-American status and becoming the first true freshman to do so at the University of Maryland...named ACC co-Freshman of the Year...claimed ACC title after topping Virginia Tech's David Marone in overtime in the championship finals...won nine straight matches between Jan. 7 and Jan. 16...named Freshman of the Year at the Maryland team banquet.
Before Maryland: The 2010 Pennsylvania State Champion at 215 pounds ... compiled a 149-18 career record ... went a perfect 44-0 as a senior ... ranked as the No. 2 wrestler in the nation at 215 pounds by Intermat ... a three-sport star in wrestling, football and track & field ... won a state championship in football as a senior ... the Pennsylvania wrestler of the year as a senior ... also the Pennsylvania football defensive player of the year as a senior ... state finalist in discus in 2010 ... first team all-state in wrestling as a senior ... first team all-state in football as a senior ... second team all-state in wrestling as a junior ... second team all-state in football as a junior ... member of four district championship teams in track & field ... helped lead the football team to the state semi-finals as a junior and the quarter-finals as a sophomore ... went 60-0 between wrestling and football as a senior.
Personal: Parents are Todd and Julia Myers ... his father was a college wrestler at Lock Haven and Millersville ... has one sister, Amanda ... graduated with a 3.67 GPA ... a member of the National Honors Society in high school ... lists fishing and hunting as two of his hobbies ... a business major.