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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

10/29/2014

Blue-Gold Wrestling Event Cancelled

Pitt opens season at Bloomsburg on Sunday.

10/21/2014

Pitt Wrestling Featured Prominently In Preseason Rankings

Panthers rank in top-20 of both polls and have five wrestlers ranked.

09/23/2014

Pitt Wrestling Debuts At 15th In WIN's Tournament Power Index

Three Pitt wrestlers - Tyler Wilps, Max Thomusseit and Nick Bonaccorsi - predicted to be All-Americans.

09/18/2014

Pitt Wrestling Releases 2014-15 Slate

Panthers host Penn State in dual and ACC Championships at Petersen Events Center

05/15/2014

Pitt to Host 2015 ACC Wrestling Championship

The Petersen Events Centers the host the 2015 Wrestling Championship

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...Placed 1st at the Fargo National Championships his sophomore year...Was Ironman Runner-Up his junior and was crowned champion his senior year

Personal: Born Aug. 5, 1995...son of Edgar Sr. and Angela...has five siblings...enrolled in College of Arts and Sciences.