Enters the 2010-11 season as the probable starter at 133 pounds.
2009-10 (Red-shirt Freshman) 4-4 Overall: Opened the season by going 2-2 at the Eastern Michigan Open competing at 133 pounds ... Went 2-2 at the Nittany Lion Open competing at 141 pounds.
PREP: Compiled a remarkable 179-4 high school career record ... Won the Indiana state championship as a freshman (55-0), sophomore (41-1) and junior (43-0) at Mishawaka High School for coach Darrick Snyder ... Suffered an injury as a senior but still went 45-3 and took fourth place in the state ... Three consecutive state titles is Mishawaka record.
PERSONAL: Son of Guy and Sue Harper ... Born Sept. 24, 1990 ... Lists Leroy Vega as his biggest wrestling influence.
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