Former freestyle wrestler who won a World Championship representing the United States in 1990. He also won a bronze medal in the lightweight division at the 1988 Olympic Games.
He went 115-7 and won a Pennsylvania State Championship as a high school wrestler at Erie Tech.
His family set an NCAA record when he and four of his siblings became All-American college wrestlers.
He was one of sixteen children born to his parents. One of his siblings also competed at the Olympics.
He and fellow American Kenny Monday both competed at the 1988 Olympic Games.