It was Eric’s senior year at the State Wrestling Tournament. There is only one second left in his final high school wrestling match. The Indians are in the hunt for their first team title. Eric is trailing by one point. When the referee blows the whistle, Eric takes down his opponent to win the match and help propel the Indians to the 1994 3A Wrestling Team championship. What an end to a great high school career! Eric had a record of 137 wins and only 9 losses. During his high school career, he placed 6th in the Sate his freshmen year, was the State Champion his sophomore year and finished 3rd his junior year. He was a three time Conference champ and a four time District champion. He currently wrestles at the University of Northern Iowa at 133 pounds and is ranked 8th nationally in his weight class.