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  Edgar Bright
Edgar Bright

Player Profile
Class:
Sophomore

Hometown:
Cleveland, Ohio

High School:
St. Edward

Weight:
141

Birthdate:
08/05/1995

11/20/2014

No. 12 Pitt, No. 5 Penn State Continue Rivalry

Panthers to face third top-15 team this season

11/19/2014

Wrestlers Rise In Rankings

Max Thomusseit and Nick Bonaccorsi see rankings boost in three polls.

11/14/2014

No. 11 Panthers, No. 15 Mountain Hawks Meet On The Mat

Panthers look for first 4-0 start since 2007-08

11/11/2014

Panthers Rise In Poll

Pitt makes biggest jump from 14th to 11th.

11/08/2014

Pitt Brings In Bucknell For Home Opener

Panthers searching for fourth 3-0 start in past 11 years.

2014 NCAA qualifier, 2014 ACC Runner-Up

2013-14: 19-11 record as a true freshman starter at 141 pounds ... Finished 6-0 in ACC duals, the only freshman in the conference to do so ... ACC runner-up at 141 after losing to eventual national finalist Devin Carter from Virginia Tech by a 6-1 decision ... Went 1-2 at the NCAA Championships ... Ranked in the top 15 of all major national polls at the end of the regular season ... Tallied five wins against ranked opponents, including two against two-time All-American Evan Henderson from North Carolina ... Undefeated in bonus-point matches, earning two falls and four major decisions.

High School: As a freshman, placed 6th at the Ohio High School State Championship ... Placed 2nd and the Ohio High School State Championship two years in a row, ultimately placing third his senior season ... Was sixth in his initial Ohio state championships as a freshman ... Placed firstat the Fargo National Championships his sophomore year ... Was Ironman Runner-Up his junior season and was crowned champion his senior year.

Personal: Born August, 1995 ... Son of Edgar Sr. and Angela Bright ... Has five siblings.

Statistics
Weight Overall Duals Conf. Falls Tech Falls
Major Decisions
Points
2013-14 141 19-11 10-5 5-2 2-0 0-0 4-0 36
Career 19-11 10-5 5-2 2-0 0-0 4-0 36