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    Andrew Pariano
    Andrew Pariano

    Class:
    Senior

    Hometown:
    Fairview Park, Ohio

    High School:
    Fairview Park

    Height / Weight:
    5-8 / 165



    1998-99: NCAA qualifier at 165 pounds ... Seventh at Big Ten Championships ... Fourth on the team with a 19-16 overall record ... Competed in the Michigan and St. Louis Opens ... Also competed at the Midlands Championships ... NWCA Academic All-American ... Academic All-Big Ten.

    1997-98: NCAA qualifier ... Third on team with 25-9 overall record ... Fifth at Big Ten Championships ... Placed second at Michigan State Open and eighth at Midlands ... Academic All-Big Ten.

    1996-97: NU starter at 150 pounds ... NCAA qualifier ... Second on team with a 19-16 overall record, 6-8 in dual matches ... Took fourth place at Michigan Open and sixth place at Big Tens ... Also competed at Midlands Championships.

    1995-96: Did not see any dual meet action ... Started the season 8-1 at 142 pounds ... Runner-up at Michigan Open ... Finished the year with a 15-8 mark ... Four of eight losses were by one point.

    High School: Compiled a 134-7-1 record during career ... Was a perfect 36-0 as a senior ... Won three Ohio state titles ... Two-time sectional champion ... Ranked third in the country by Rob Sherrill's Prep Wrestling, Coast-to-Coast ... Named Ohio's "Outstanding Wrestler" ... Was honored by the Cleveland Touchdown Club, receiving the Lee Kemp Award for the "wrestler who best exhibits excellence in wrestling and academics" ... Represented Ohio in several Junior Greco-Roman and freestyle tournaments.

    Personal: Born Drew Joseph Pariano on 9/13/76 ... Son of Len and Juanita Pariano ... Brother of former Wildcat All-American Tony Pariano ... Learning and organizational change major.