The junior 149-pounder led the Wolverines by placing in the top six at the coveted tournament.
At Utah Valley University ... SOPHOMORE ~ (2012-13): Did not compete.
FRESHMAN ~ (2011-12): 10-11 overall record (2-5 duals) ... placed fifth at UNC's Old Chicago Open on Nov. 19 by going 5-2 ... went 3-2 at the Midlands Championships (Dec. 29-30) ... defeated Boise State's Preston Hu (3-2) and Buffalo's Justin Farmer (3-2) in duals ... posted one win by major decision, two by fall and seven by decision.
REDSHIRT ~ (2010-11): Redshirted the season and went 15-11 while wrestling unattached.
Before Utah Valley ...
Prepped at Weber High School in Pleasant View, Utah ... was a 2010 Utah State Champion ... in 2007 helped lead his team to the 5A Utah State Title.
Graduated from Weber HS in 2010 with a 3.2 GPA ... plans on majoring in Criminal Justice at UVU ... also recruited by Old Dominion ... parents are Dave and Dawn Malan.