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Mitch Rogaliner
Mitch  Rogaliner

RS Junior

Temperance, Mich.

High School:




Spartan Wrestling Begins 2015-16 Season at Eastern Michigan Duals

MSU will tangle with Utah Valley, Ohio and Clarion on Saturday in Ypsilanti.


Wrestling Announces Award Winners at Team Banquet

Three-time NCAA qualifier John Rizqallah named recipient of Outstanding Wrestler Award.


2014-15 Winter Academic All-Big Ten Selections Announced

Sixty-eight Spartans student-athletes were recognized for having a 3.0 or better GPA.


Ten Spartans Earn Academic All-Big Ten Honors

Joe Johnson is one of seven student-athletes in the Big Ten Conference (winter sports) to have a 4.0 cumulative grade-point average.


No. 17 Wisconsin Defeats Spartan Wrestling, 34-6

Mitch Rogaliner records a pin at 125 pounds for the Spartans.

2016-17 (Redshirt Junior) 12-10 Overall 3-4 Duals, 9-8 Tournaments: Recipient of team's Student-Athlete Support Services (SASS) Spartan Academic Excellence award ... earned Academic All-Big Ten accolades ... recipient of the team's Grady Peninger Scholastic Achievement Award ... started three of first five duals of season and had seven total starts on season ... tallied two falls, five tech. falls and one major decision ... second on team in tech. falls (5) ... won eight of last 11 bouts, including collecting four tech. falls in that stretch ... for second-straight season, upset a ranked Conor Youtsey of Michigan, a two-time All-American and three-time NCAA Tournament participant, on Feb. 5 posting an escape in the final seconds for a 3-2 win for his second upset win over Youtsey in his career, as the Wolverine came into the dual ranked No. 10 ... quick pin of the season was 2:34 over Michigal Nguyen of Arizona State at the Reno Tournament of Champions ... went 6-2 at the Reno Tournament of Champions, winning five in a row for longest win streak of season ... added fall over Benny Gomez of Muskego at the MSU Open, part of going 3-2 with one fall, one tech. fall and one major decision, posting 19-4 tech. fall over Romelle Person of Notre Dame College and 12-3 major decision over Kirk Johansen of Northern Illinois.

2015-16 (Redshirt Sophomore) 13-16 Overall, 7-9 Duals, 6-7 Open Tournaments: Logged one fall and one tech. fall ... ranked second on the team with 26 dual-meet points ... was 1-2 at Big Ten Championships ... was third at the Cleveland State Open, posting a 3-1 record ... lone fall of the season was pinning John Martin of Cleveland State in 1:03 in head coach Tom Minkel’s final career dual as the Spartans defeated the Vikings ... defeated No. 16 Conor Youtsey in the Michigan dual on Dec. 10 ... posted 15-0 tech. fall over Jhared Simmons of Maryland.

2014-15 (Redshirt Freshman) 17-13 Overall, 9-9 Duals, 7-2 Open Tournaments: Named the team’s co-recipient of the Tom Muir Most Improved Award and the Outstanding Freshman Award ... Went 9-9 in dual meets (3-6 Big Ten) ... Tied for team lead with 34 dual-meet points (one fall, one forfeit, one major decision, six decisions) ... Tied for second on the team with nine dual wins ... Went 7-2 in open tournaments ... Academic All-Big Ten selection ... Finished runner-up in the MSU Open on Nov. 2 ... Went 2-1 at the Eastern Michigan Duals ... Defeated Jordan Bremer of Minnesota in his first career Big Ten dual match ... Finished runner-up in the Northern Iowa Open on Dec. 13 ... Won his last two duals of the season with victories over Duke’s Thayer Atkins and CMU’s Brent Fleetwood ... Pinned Matt Cavallaris of Wisconsin in 5:14 for his first fall in a Big Ten dual meet ... Earned a 17-6 major decision victory over Josh Polacek of Maryland at the Big Ten Championships.

2013-14 (Redshirt) 27-11 Overall, 0-0 Duals, 4-6 Open Tournaments: Named co-recipient of MSU’s Outstanding Freshman Award ... Placed second in the MSU Open including a 8-1 decision over Schuyler Phillips of Findlay ... Placed third in the EMU open where he posted a 19-9 major decision over Michigan’s Sean Boyle ... Recorded two falls at the Mott Open against Zach Goodman of Bowling Green and Cameron Price of the Cincinnati club ... Placed second in the Wisconsin Open, posting a fall of 1:02 against Chris Maier of Harper College ... Placed second at the Flash Flanagan Open with two major decisions ... Placed first at the Alma Open following a fall (7:00) by Aaron Assad of Purdue ... Placed fourth at the Edinboro Open with one major decision over Nathan Tomasello of Ohio State (14-5).

PREP: Ranked the No. 6 recruit in the state by ... Won three high school state titles ... Won his second straight state Division 1 title his senior year at 112 pounds ... Went 46-2 overall as a junior and won the Division 1 state title at 112 pounds after defeating Ben Griffin of Canton in the championship match, 9-5 ... Went 56-3 his sophomore year and finished runner-up at 103 pounds ... Posted a 50-7 record as a freshman and won the Division 1 state title at 103 pounds ... Four-year letterwinner for head coach Kevin Vogel at Temperance Bedford High School.

PERSONAL: Kinesiology major ... son of Deb and Doug Rogaliner ... will forgo final season of eligibility in order to attend medical school.

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