The Boilermakers put on a show in front of a large group of fans on Saturday.
The biggest brackets of the day are set for 157 and 165 pounds.
Did not compete during initial season at Purdue.
Four-year letterwinner and West Virginia High School State Champion for Point Pleasant High School ... led his team to back-to-back AA/A state titles in 2010 and 2011, and runner-up finishes in 2008 and 2009 ... won the state title at 112 pounds in 2008, going 49-2, and followed with the 119-pound title in 2009 with a record of 38-1 and captured the NHSCA national title ... posted a flawless 41-0 mark as a junior in 2010, winning the 130-pound state title ... went 23-1 as a senior, winning a second straight state crown at 130 pounds with a major decision, technical fall and two falls in the state tournament ... is the only four-time state champion in Point Pleasant history.
Rusty Maness was born Feb. 26, 1993 in Gallipolis, Ohio ... is the son of Chris and Kendra Maness ... enjoys working on cars and airplanes, bike riding, golfing and drawing ... majoring in management.