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  Edgar Bright
Edgar Bright

Player Profile

Cleveland, Ohio

High School:
St. Edward




Wrestling Sees Gains in National Rankings

Panthers up to No. 9 in coaches poll.


Thomusseit Ranked No. 1 Across The Boards

Redshirt senior Max Thomusseit is the first Pitt wrestler to be ranked No. 1 in the history of TheOpenMat.


Panthers Meet Maryland In Home Dual

The teams will meet for the third straight year, but just the third time since 1983-84.


Rankings Roundup: Panthers Stay Put In Polls

Pitt remains 11th in the latest NWCA/USA Today rankings.


Pitt Wrestling: Mat Rankings

Max Thomusseit's stock rose the most following a 5-0 weekend.

2014 NCAA qualifier, 2014 ACC Runner-Up

2014-15: Opened his season with a 3-2 decision over Penn State's Kade Moss.

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.

Weight Overall Duals Conf. Falls Tech Falls
Major Decisions
2013-14 141 19-11 10-5 5-2 2-0 0-0 4-0 36
2014-15 141 1-0 1-0 0-0 0-0 0-0 0-0 3
Career 20-11 11-5 5-2 2-0 0-0 4-0 39