Desi Green
Desi Green
Year: Sophomore
Hometown: Henrietta, NY
High School: Rush-Henrietta
Position: 149 lbs

2008-09: Compiled an overall record of 40-9 at 149/157, finished the season with nine-straight victories including a 4-3 decision over then tenth-ranked Steve Brown of Central Michigan... second-team All-MAC in the 149-pound weight class, finishing second at the MAC Championships... 149-pound NCAA qualifier, making his first appearance at the national championships... besides nine-bout win streak also recorded a seven-bout, a six-bout and three five-bout win streaks... led the Bulls in overall wins (38), dual-meet wins (19), falls (3) and takedowns (71)... set the all-time record for most takedowns in a season (71)... 18th nationally-ranked at 149 in the Intermat/NWCA/NWMA NCAA Division I Individual Rankings (2/18)... named MAC Wrestler of the Week (2/2) after defeating Central Michigan’s Brown... placed second in the 149-pound weight class at the NYS Intercollegiate Championships... placed third at the Body Bar Invitational in the 149-pound weight class... placed sixth in the 157-pound weight class at the UB Open... competed in the Body Bar Invitational and Reno Tournament of Champions.     

 

2007-08: Redshirted... saw action at the UB Open, finishing 1-2 in the 157-pound weight class.

 

High School: Won three letters and captained two seasons at Rush-Henrietta for coach Mickey Marlowe... first-team All-League as a senior... won the 2007 New York State Championship and the 2007 Empire State Championship. 

 

Personal: Born October 11, 1989... son of Chavela Green... has a brother, Jerome and a sister, Janee... favorite athlete is Lebron James... favorite TV show is The Simpsons... lists McDonald’s as his favorite food and says his strangest superstition or habit is eating three times a day... majoring in social sciences.