UW brings home six tournament titles in Elite brackets
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Each qualifies for World Team Trials in June
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Career record: 7-2 (2 falls)
2012-13: Redshirting in his first year in the program, Stroh showed why the Cowboy coaching staff has such high hopes for his future. Wrestling unattached, he finished with 16 wins in 17 matches, winning 10 of those by fall to tie for second on the team. Eleven of his 16 wins came via bonus points, and he was first in four tournaments. He began the season with a second-place showing at the Cowboy Open, but reeled off first-place finishes at the Northwest, UNK Holiday Inn, Battle of the Rockies and Utah Valley Opens. To end the season, he won 13 straight bouts. Stroh was recognized by the UW coaching staff for keeping a GPA above 3.0 for the season.
Stroh went 3-2 at 84 kilograms (185 pounds) at FILA Junior Nationals in April 2013.
High School: Stroh was a two-sport star for Chinook High, lettering in football and wrestling all four years. He was a four-time state champion in wrestling and won one championship with football.
He was ranked third in the nation in wrestling his senior year, and strung together an incredible 101 consecutive wins, all by fall. He won the Reno Tournament of Champions crown as a freshman and sophomore, and finished sixth at the Asics/Vaughan Junior and Cadet National Championships. In high school competition, he went 156-2, winning 146 bouts via fall. Stroh was accomplished in the classroom, too, and was a three-year honor roll recipient and Academic All-State honoree his last three seasons.
Personal: Stroh was born in Powell, Wyo., and he is the son of Robin and Lisa Stroh. He has one sister, Rebecca, and his older brother Robert wrestles for Wyoming. He intends to major in agricultural business. He received interest from Nebraska, Iowa, Boise State and Oregon State.