2017-18 (Redshirt Sophomore) 11-22 Overall, 4-12 Duals, 7-10 Tournaments: Recipient of the Tom Muir Most Improved Award ... Tied for fifth on the team in dual wins with four ... Tied for fourth on the team with one technical fall on the season ... Started the season at 165 pounds, going 2-2 at the MSU Open including a major decision ... Went 1-2 at the EMU Open ... Started first dual of the season against No. 17 Central Michigan ... Posted a 1-2 record at the Cliff Keen Invite ... Recorded first dual win of the season with a 10-5 decision over Derek Holcomb of Buffalo ... Went 2-2 at the CSU Open, posting a technical fall ... Moved up to 174 pounds beginning with the South Beach Duals, recording a 9-6 win against Logan Gruszka of Southern Illinois Edwardsville ... Won first Big Ten dual of the season against Fritz Schierl of No. 2 Ohio State, 9-6 ... Won in a come-from-behind victory over Beau Breske of No. 15 Nebraska, 8-3 ... Made his first appearance at the Big Ten Championships, going 1-2 at the tournament.
2016-17 (Redshirt-Freshman) 9-8 Overall (2-1 at 165, 7-7 at 174), 1-5 Duals, 8-3 Open Tournaments: Logged one fall ... won the NUWAY Open with a 6-0 mark, including two shutouts and sudden victory in semifinals ... lone fall of the season was a pin at 5:13 over Xavier Johnson of Cal Poly at the Reno Tournament of Champions ... collected first collegiate dual win with 8-1 decision over Sam Rowell of Maryland.
2015-16 (Redshirt) 8-5 Overall, 0-0 Duals, 8-5 Open Tournaments: Tallied three falls and on major decision ... was sixth in the freshman/sophomore division of the MSU Open as well as sixth at the Purple Raider Open ... went 4-2 at the MSU Open, including three wins coming via a fall ... quick pin of the season was 4:05 over Isaac Bast of Kent State at the MSU Open.
PREP: Collected a 218-11 record in four seasons at Huron High School . . . Two-time state champion at 160 pounds in Division 2 . . . Ranked No. 14 in the MichiganGrappler.com Class of 2015 Elite rankings (all classes) . . . Won his second straight state title as a senior in 2015 with an 18-3 technical victory in the championship match over Jaxon Smith of Byron Center; went 58-1 overall . . . Won the 2014 MHSAA Division 2 state title at 160 pounds as a junior with a 57-2 record . . . Defeated Romulus Summit Academy’s Tobias Barnes, 2-1, in the state championship match . . . Named to the 2014 All-News-Herald Wrestling Team . . . Took fourth at the 2013 MHSAA Division 2 state championships at 160 pounds as a sophomore and finished the season with a 55-2 record . . . Placed sixth as a freshman at the 2012 MHSAA Division 2 state championships with a 48-6 record . . . Also lettered in football.
PERSONAL: Kinesiology major ... Son of Lynn and Gary Ritchie.