Sean Schmaltz
Sean Schmaltz

Class:
RS Senior

Hometown:
Franklin, Ind.

High School:
Franklin Community

Height / Weight:
5-5 / 133

Birthdate:
06/20/1984



2006-2007 (JUNIOR, 133)
Season record of 14-18 overall with a record of 1-7 in Big Ten duals ... went 2-1 at the Purdue Duals (12/17), including a 12-5 decision over Matt Smith of Ohio ... earned fifth place at the Reno Tournament of Champions (12/3) by going 5-2 ... went 3-2 at the Midlands (12/29-30), including an 8-0 shutout over Zac Cunliffe of Rider ... defeated Mike Thorn of Minnesota during Big Ten dual action in a 4-2 decision (1/28) ... went 0-2 in the Big Ten Tournament ... ranked fourth on the team in takedowns on the season with 37.

2005-2006 (REDSHIRT)
Did not compete, using season as a redshirt year.

2004-2005 (SOPHOMORE, 133)
Was 5-22 in his first season wrestling at 133 pounds, including 3-16 in duals ... posted first career fall against Josh Roney of Slippery Rock (12/4), getting the stick in 2:31 ... scored a 15-4 major decision over Kent State's Mike Compton ... did not earn a varsity letter.

2003-2004 (FRESHMAN, 125)
Posted a season record of 12-19 as a true freshman at 125 pounds ... finished in fifth place at the Harris Auto Center Open in Ashland, Ohio, including a 13-7 victory over 2003 D-II All-American Wiley Craft (11/23) ... went 2-2 at the Cliff Keen Las Vegas Invitational (12/5-6) ... named Big Ten Wrestler of the Week after he posted a 9-4 victory over Wiley Craft (then ranked seventh in D-II) in the dual against the University of Indianapolis (12/19) ... recorded a 27-11 technical fall over Old Dominion's Jared Smith in the Virginia Duals (1/9-10).

HIGH SCHOOL
Three-year letterwinner at Franklin Community High School ... compiled a career record of 131-9 ... was a conference, sectional and regional jump as a sophomore, finishing fourth in the state ... placed fifth in the state as a junior, being named team MVP after winning the conference, sectional, regional and semi-state championships ... state runner-up as a senior at 119 pounds with a record of 46-1 ... led team in takedowns all three years ... wrestled under the guidance of Bob Hassemen, Chris Lynch, Phil Glasser and Chris Jordan.

PERSONAL
Born on June 20, 1984, in Franklin, Ind. ... full name is Sean Patrick Schmaltz ... son of Kim Wright and Dale Schmaltz ... has one brother, Mike England, and two sisters, Kristin Wright and Katie Schmaltz ... enjoys weightlifting ... majoring in management.