Air Force Wins Tourney, Army Edges out Navy for Second
MILESTONES: Earned Army Athletic Association Athlete of the Week as a freshman after taking first place at the All-Academy Championships.
2013-14: Had a strong freshman campaign going 15-7 overall ... recorded three pins ... competed in six tournaments ... took first at the All-Academy Championships in the 184-pound class ... collected a technical fall and a 13-5 major decision win while earning first place at the Brockport Invitational ... placed second at the National Collegiate Open ... won four-straight bouts at the Franklin and Marshall Open.
HIGH SCHOOL: Wrestled at Horizon High School before competing at USMAPS ... placed fifth at the Virginia Beach Senior Nationals ... took seventh in freestyle competition at Fargo Nationals ... member of the Junior National Honor Society.
PERSONAL: Samson Imonode was born on Oct. 9, 1994 in Phoenix, Ariz. ... son of Isaac and Maria Imonode ... has one brother, Jeremiah ... started wrestling in ninth grade ... enjoys watching movies and lifting weights ... majoring in Law and Legal Studies.