Hometown: Beloit, Wisc.
Previous School: F.J. Turner HS
2010-11 (As a Redshirt-Freshman): Competed in eight matches, while wrestling for the team twice, at the Wyoming Cowboy Open and again at the Fort Hays State Bob Smith Open... Wrestling all eight matches at 184 pounds.
As a Freshman (2009-10): Posted a combined 0-8 mark as an unattached wrestler in four open tournaments... Competed at 197 pounds in three of them and at 184 pounds at the Fort Hays State Bob Smith Open (Dec. 5).
Prep: Was a 2-time regional heavyweight champion for the Matt Ries coached Beloit F.J. Turner HS Trojans… Posted a 33-5 record as a senior (2008-09) and a 25-14 record as a junior (2007-08)… Won a conference title as a senior… Earned all-area honors during both seasons… Also competed in track and field.
Academics: Is majoring in agri-business… Wants to run a farm following college… Earned an academic letter as a senior in high school.
Off the Mat: Born 1/23/90… Son of John and Jeanie Haney… Sisters Traci and Trisha are 18 and 15, respectively… Enjoys working… Favorite movies are Hot Tub Time Machine and Texas Chainsaw Massacre… Favorite professional sports team is the Green Bay Packers.