Aaron Assad
Aaron Assad

RS Freshman

Brecksville, Ohio

High School:
Brecksville-Broadview Heights

Height / Weight:
5-4 / 125



Pair of Boilermakers Post Top-10 Upsets in Loss to No. 5 PSU

Danny Sabatello (133) and Doug Welch (157) each upset seventh-ranked opponent.


NOTES // No. 19 Northwestern, at No. 5 Penn State

Boilermaker grapplers split home and away this weekend in B1G action.


NOTES // No. 12 Nebraska, No. 20 Wisconsin

Boilermakers (7-2) open B1G action on the road this weekend.


Five Alive at 52nd Ken Kraft Midlands Championships

Boilermakers tally 28.5 points in first day of action, 11th in team standings.


Welch Seventh at 52nd Ken Kraft Midlands Championships

157-pounder is 34th Boilermaker in program history to place at the tournament.

2013-14 | FRESHMAN
Redshirted ... did not compete during initial season at Purdue.

Four-time varsity letterwinner at Brecksville - Broadview Heights ... four-time Ohio High School state placewinner ... went 44-4 and captured 113-pound title as a senior ... took third in 2012 in Division I at 113, was the Division III 103-pound runner-up in 2011 and placed third at 103 in Division III in 2010 ... twice named team MVP ... finished second at the 2013 National High School Wrestling Championships ... finished on the podium at three events in 2012: second at Beast of the East, fifth at Walsh Ironman and seventh at freestyle Junior Nationals ... was also a four-year varsity baseball letterwinner.

Aaron Todd Assad was born on Sept. 20, 1994, in Bedford, Ohio ... son of Todd and Carmen Assad ... has a younger brother, Austin ... undecided major.