Troy Lamson
Troy Lamson

Class:
Junior

Hometown:
Flint, Mich.

High School:
Swan Valley

Weight:
165


01/10/2013

Wrestling Heads on the Road for Three Dual Matches

MSU will face North Carolina, Clarion and No. 1 Penn State.

01/06/2013

Wrestling Takes Down Both Bucknell and Lindsey Wilson

David Cheza and John Rizqallah remain undefeated in dual matches.

12/06/2012

Wrestling Opens Big Ten Season at Wisconsin

MSU also will face Northern Illinois Saturday in DeKalb, Ill.

11/29/2012

Wrestling Hosts No. 17 Edinboro in Home Opener

Spartans, Fighting Scots will begin dual at 7 p.m.

11/15/2012

Wrestling Opens Dual Season at Eastern Michigan

For the second straight year, MSU will face Eastern to kick off the dual season.

2012-13 (Sophomore) 11-7 Overall, 0-1 Duals, 11-6 Open Tournaments: Went 3-2 at the Eastern Michigan Open, taking sixth place ... Went 2-2 at the MSU Open ... Finished 6-2 at the CSU Open, taking home a fourth place finish ... Competed in dual competition against Lindsey Wilson and fell to James Haywood, 3-2.

2011-12 (RS Freshman) 11-6 Overall, 11-6 Open Tournaments: Went 3-2 at the EMU Open and beat Cameron Valhos of Purdue ... Pinned Dave Johnson of Michigan in 3:56 at the MSU Open and placed sixth ... Finished 4-2 at the Nittany Lion Open.

2010-11 (Redshirt): Wrestled at 157 pounds and finished the season with a 14-6 overall record ... Compiled a 5-1 record at the EMU Open and placed third in the freshman/sophomore division ... Went 4-0 at the MSU Open and placed first in the freshman/sophomore division ... Competed at the Midlands Championships and finished 1-2 ... Placed sixth at the Simonson Open and recorded falls in each of his first two matches.

PREP: Won Division 3 state championship for the 152-pound weight class senior year ... Finished his high school career with an overall record of 200-25, and was 62-2 his senior year ... Finished eighth in the state championships as a sophomore and third as a junior ... Three-time league champion and two-time county, district and regional champion ... His 220 career victories rank among the top 25 in Michigan high school history ... Placed third at the Senior National Championships in Virginia Beach, Va., to earn All-America honors ... Also earned two letters playing football and was an all-conference honorable mention selection as a free safety as a senior.

PERSONAL: Son of John and Lisa Lamson ... Born Oct. 15, 1991 ... No-preference major ... Lists his biggest wrestling influences as Darrin Wass and Brandon Mohr ... Favorite athlete is Rashad Evans.