Casey Thome
Casey Thome


Troy, Ohio

High School:
Troy Christian


2009-10: Posted a 25-9 overall record, including an 8-2 mark in duals ... ranked third on the team with 25 victories ... led the team with 12 pins ... listed fifth on the squad with four major decisions ... won individual titles at the Centenary College Open and the New York State Championships ... won two matches by fall at the New York States en route to winning the 141-pound bracket ... placed third at the Hitchcock Classic ... went 4-1 with a pair of pins and one major decision in that event ... finished eighth at the EIWA Championships ... picked up a win by fall and a major decision before dropping consecutive matches in the consolation draw ... all eight of his dual match victories went for bonus points ... authored an eight-match winning streak during the month of December ... forged a 10-match winning streak later in the year ... second streak spanned the months of January and February ... streak included his run to a second straight New York State Championship title and four straight dual match wins.

2008-09: Compiled a 25-16 mark with a 13-5 dual record ... six falls, seven major decisions and one technical fall ... won the Academy and New York State Championships ... placed fourth at the Body Bar Invitational ... injury cut his season short ... started the season slow before placing at the Body Bar Invitational ... opened the event with a major decision and decision on the way to fourth-place showing ... posted key win in Bucknell dual ... won three matches at the Cliff Kean Invitational in Las Vegas, Nev. ... won dual matches against Stanford, Boston, Rutgers and King's Point ... continued 14-match winning streak with strong showing at New York State Championships ... won first three matches of event by fall ... continued strong dual meet season with wins opposite Sacred Heart, Brown and Harvard ... continued winning streak by taking first at Academy Championships ... a fall and two decisions led to championship with a 3-1 win against Matt Pagan of Navy ... 9-5 decision over Matt Rizzo of East Stroudsburg was the final of 14 consecutive wins ... injured in dual against Navy.

2007-08: Tied for fourth for the Black Knights in victories with a 33-16 record, registering an 8-6 dual meet tally as well wrestling at 149 ... first collegiate match was a fall (4:00) over Gloucester C.C.'s Domenic Giambanco en route to a second-place effort at the Leopard Invitational ... credited with a 6-1 record for a third-place showing at the Monarch Tournament ... built a 17-0 tech fall over Centenary's David Alsieux and also pinned Oneonta's Morgan Hoven (7:00) during the day ... also finished third at the East Stroudsburg Open, pinning Maryland's Kyle John (1:14) in the consolation final for his second fall of the tournament ... notched a pair of major decisions on his way to a 4-2 mark at the Nittany Lion Open ... defeated East Stroudsburg's Alex Bimes, 10-1, in Army's dual meet win ... shut down Arizona State's Jerrad Trulson, 9-1, at the Sun Devil Duals ... beat Rutgers' Jack Barrett, 3-2, and Kings Point's Dan Twito, 6-0, in a tri-meet sweep ... wrestled to fourth place at the New York State Championships before a runner-up finish at the Academy Championships ... defeated Air Force's Chris Szabolcs, 9-1 ... went 2-2 at the EIWA Championships.

HIGH SCHOOL: Ohio State Champion and three-time state place winner at Troy Christian High School for coach Steve Goudy ... three-time captain, including 2007 when the squad won the Ohio State Title ... also played linebacker and fullback on the gridiron.

PERSONAL: Casey Randolph Thome was born Jan. 7, 1989 in Cincinnati, Ohio ... parents are Randy and Jill Thome ... has one brother, Jordan, a sophomore on the Army wrestling team ... enjoys going to church, hanging out with friends and watching the Ohio State Buckeyes in his spare time ... majoring in Management.

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