|High School:||Blue Valley North HS|
39-39 Overall, 4-13 Duals
2010-11 – Compiled 17-13 record as a sophomore with three falls, one technical fall and four major decisions … 2-2 in dual meets at 125 and 133 pounds … placed third in Cuesta Invitational and fourth in Menlo Invitational.
2009-10 – Redshirt … competed in five open tournaments, compiling 13-9 record … placed third in the Jim Fox Open and fourth in both the Cleveland State Open and California Collegiate … two of his wins were by fall and four others were by major decision.
2008-09 -- Compiled 9-17 record as a true freshman, including pair of wins in dual meets against Menlo's Mike Righi and Arizona State's Angel Alegre ... posted 3-2 mark in Missouri Open as well as the MVC Open ... competed in Macabbiah Games over the summer in Israel.... earned gold in the 60kg freestyle class with wins over Dylan Flejszon of Canada (6-0, 6-0). Mikhael Golod of Russia (5-2, 5-1) and Pavel Siniavsky of Israel (5-2, 6-0) ... also won the title in the 55kg Greco Roman competition with victories over Igor Roitman of Israel (3-2, 6-0) and Artum Roitman of Israel (3-3, 6-0, fall) … also earned a gold medal at the Grand Prix Munich Memorial Tournament in July 2009.
High School -- Compiled a 158-21 record and placed at the state championships in each of his four years at Blue Valley North High School ... third at the Brute-adidas National Championships as a freshman ... finished his high school career ranked No. 10 in the nation at 125-pounds according to Intermatwrestle.com ... holds high school record for three-point near falls ... cumulative GPA of 3.5.
Personal -- Son of Robert Tanenbaum and Kelly Jackson ... one brother, Zack, and one sister, Carly ... father wrestled at Georgia ... has two uncles who wrestled collegiately ... chose Cal Poly for the academics, environment and wrestling program ... lists traveling as a hobby ... majors in kinesiology.