NCAA QUALIFIER 2007
Sean Richmond earned his first trip to the NCAA tournament in his second competitive season after placing second at 165 pounds at the EWL Championships...Finished the season 21-14 with five falls and five major decisions...Opened the season with a 6-0 start and a tournament win at the W&J Open...Went on a five-win dual meet stretch mid-season with league wins against Cleveland State, West Virginia and Clarion...Placed sixth at the Cornell Body Bar.
Sean Richmond finished 11-19 overall and 8-9 in tournament competition...Registered one fall and two major decisions as a starter for the Panthers at 157 pounds...Placed sixth at the EWL Championships and earned a tournament victory with a fall over Clarion's Lucas Christopher...Won dual matches against Slippery Rock, Duquesne and Clarion...Finished 4-2 at the Southern Scuffle with wins over opponents from Rider, VMI, Gardner-Webb and East Stroudsburg.
Richmond did not compete for the season because of a medical redshirt.
Richmond collected a career record of 109-26 during his four years wrestling at Easton Area High School under head coach Steve Powell...Won 31 of 35 matches as a senior and finished 45-5 during his junior year...Four-time team state dual champions...District XI champion...Two-time Northeast Regional champion...Two-time state placewinner...Two-time Morning Call All-Area...Two-time Express Times All-Area...Two-time Dick Rutt Award winner...Gary Rute Memorial Award winner...Two-time Cadet National All-American.
Born March 12, 1986...Son of David and Tammy Richmond...Has one brother...A history major.
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