Three-time NCAA qualifier John Rizqallah named recipient of Outstanding Wrestler Award.
Sixty-eight Spartans student-athletes were recognized for having a 3.0 or better GPA.
Joe Johnson is one of seven student-athletes in the Big Ten Conference (winter sports) to have a 4.0 cumulative grade-point average.
Spartans win four matches against the Buckeyes.
All-American Mike McClure named Most Outstanding Wrestler.
Career: 28-36 Overall, 3-23 Duals.
2013-14 (Sophomore) 22-13 Overall, 2-7 Duals, 18-4 Open Tournaments: Named recipient of the team's Tom Muir Most Improved Award . . . Posted a 22-13 overall record (2-7 duals, 1-6 Big Ten) . . . Entered the starting lineup for the Iowa dual on Jan. 4 . . . Recorded a 6-3 decision over Gage Pederson of Olivet College on Feb. 14; Pederson was ranked No. 7 in Division III . . . Defeated Eric Roach of Indiana, 6-5, for his first Big Ten dual win . . . Won the Cradle Gear Invitational in Lock Haven, Pa., with a 4-0 record . . . Took first place at the Wisconsin Open with a perfect 4-0 record . . . Placed second at the MSU Open and the Eastern Michigan Open . . . Posted a 2-1 decision over Brandon Nelsen of Purdue to go 1-2 in the Big Ten Championships . . . Academic All-Big Ten selection.
2012-13 (Freshman) 6-23 Overall, 1-16 Duals, 5-5 Open Tournaments: Started in 17 duals as a true freshman at 141 pounds ... Posted a 6-23 overall record ... Took sixth in the freshman/sophomore division at the MSU Open with a 3-3 record ... Pinned Seth Schaner of Eastern Michigan in 6:01 in his first career dual match.
Prep: Placed fourth as a senior in 2012 in the Michigan Division 2 state championships at 140 pounds ... Won the 2011 Michigan Division 2 state title at 130 pounds with a 9-5 victory over previously unbeaten Jeff Jenkins of Tecumseh ... Finished his junior season in 2010-11 with a 51-1 record ... Ranked the No. 10 overall senior in the state of Michigan by MichiganGrappler.com ... Entered his senior season with a 146-12 career high school record ... Went a perfect 10-0 to earn a gold medal at the 2011 AAU Scholastic Disney Duals ... Named to the 2011 MichiganGrappler.com Dream Team (second team) ... As a sophomore, placed fourth in Division 2 at 125 pounds at the 2010 Michigan state championships ... Finished his sophomore season in 2009-10 with a 51-3 record ... As a freshman, took fourth place in Division 2 at 119 pounds ... Compiled a 44-8 record as a freshman in 2008-09 . . . Projected to wrestle at 141 pounds for the Spartans.
PERSONAL: Son of Scott and Tammy Trimble ... Born Oct. 11, 1993... Majoring in packaging.