|Hometown:||Deer Park, WA|
|High School:||Riverside HS|
83-31 Overall, 23-8 Duals
2010-11 – A stellar junior season with a 33-8 record, 14 falls and a third-place finish in Pacific-10 Conference Championship … earned second trip to nationals, but was 0-2 with losses to No. 2 Andrew Howe of Wisconsin and John-Martin Cannon of Buffalo … 10-1 in dual meets with four falls … enters senior season with 36 career falls … placed first in Cal Baptist Open and Fullerton Open, second in Reno Tournament of Champions and third in Cliff Keen Las Vegas Invitational … won 22 of his first 23 matches as a junior before losing to No. 9 Shane Onufer of Wyoming in Reno TOC finals … 12 of his first 20 wins were by fall … also earned one technical fall and six major decisions … shared team lead with Boris Novachkov with five riding time points in dual meets.
High School -- Three-time Washington State champion at Riverside High School ... compiled a 134-16 record in four years as a varsity wrestler ... won his regional twice and district three times ... went undefeated in his junior year ... won the Tri-State Championship in 2006 at 160-pounds ... won two titles at the USAW Freestyle State Championships and was a USAW Greco Roman State Champion in 2007 ... also a three-time letterman in football.
Personal -- Son of Robert and Gina DesRoches ... eight brothers, Jake, Nick, Jimmy, Sammy, Jonny, Aaron, Peter ... married to Kaitlin DesRoches and they have one son, Titus, who was born in May 2011 ... born Aug. 25, 1989 in Spokane, Wash. ... majoring in kinesiology ... chose Cal Poly for its academics and wrestling ... also visited Boise State, Lehigh and Oregon State ... career ambition is to be a doctor ... enjoys being outdoors and music.