Brian Sheehan
Brian Sheehan
Weight: 174
Year: Senior
Hometown: Lowell, MA
High School: Lowell H.S. (University of Massachusetts-Lowell)
Position: 174

2009-10: Competed at the UB Open, Knight Point Clarion Open, Oklahoma Gold Classic and Body Bar Invitational... finished eighth in the "A" bracket of the New York State Championships and fourth at the MAC Championships... won 17 matches overall... faced three straight nationally ranked opponent at the National Duals, taking on #16 Nathan Lee, #3 Stephen Dwyer and #6 Mike Letts all in one day of matches.

Previous College: Arriving from the University of Massachusetts-Lowell with two years of eligibility remaining... reached the mini tournament of the 2009 US Freestyle Nationals at 163 pounds, which serves as the US Senior World Team Trials qualifier.

High School: Four-year letterwinner and one-time captain for coach Tim O’Keefe at Lowell High School... posted a career record of 187-6... as a senior, posted an overall record of 50-0 at 160 pounds... named to the 2006 Wrestling USA Magazine’s All-America team... two-time New England champion... three-time Massachusetts All-State champion... four-time Massachusetts State champion... also played football and ran cross country.

Personal: Born June 5, 1987... son of Robert and Diane Sheehan... has a brother, Patrick and a sister, Siobhan... enjoys walking his dog... also enjoys ultimate frisbee... favorite food is chicken parmesan... favorite quote is “To give anything less than your best is to sacrifice the gift”... wipes his shoes before every match... dream is to become a NCAA All-American... best advice ever received is “It’s not where you start, it’s where you finish”... chose to attend UB for the coaching staff.