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    Eric Galka
    Eric Galka

    Class:
    RS Senior

    Hometown:
    Hobart, Ind.

    High School:
    Hobart

    Weight:
    133



    2008-09: Notched 16-8 record wrestling unattached ... 4-1 in freshman/sophomore division of Michigan State Open ... 1-2 at 2008 Midlands Championships where he won the Fastest Fall award with his pin in 18 seconds against Vince Vallez of Triton College ... Collected four total pins ... 3-1 at Dan Gable Open.

    High School: Third-ranked wrestler in the country going into senior year at 130 lbs. ... 116-5 career record through junior year ... Two undefeated seasons ... 48-0 as a junior, won state title ... Junior National All-American ... State qualifier as a sophomore ... Cadet National All-American ... Cadet and Junior Regional place winner ... 47-0 as a freshman ... Won state title at 103 lbs ... Junior Freestyle, Cadet Freestyle state champion ... Central Region Freestyle champion ... National Honor Society member ... Two-time National Youth Champion.

    Personal: Son of Maria and Mark Galka ... Chose Northwestern over Cornell, Indiana, Columbia and Purdue ... Enrolled in the Weinberg College of Arts and Sciences.

    Galka's Stats

    Yr. Overall Dual
    2008-09 (Unattached) 16-8 0-0