Chad Bleske
Chad Bleske

Class:
RS Senior

Hometown:
Washington, Mich.

High School:
Romeo

Weight:
Hwt


Fifth-Year Senior (2010-11)... Posted a 2-2 record at the Southern Scuffle (Dec. 29-30), earning a 5-3 decision over UNC Greensboro's Peter Sturgeon in the wrestlebacks ... Placed fifth at the season-opening EMU Open (Nov.6) with a 2-2 mark ... Also competed at Michigan State Open (Nov. 13).

Senior/Junior (2009-10)... Posted a 2-2 record at the EMU Open (Nov. 7).

Junior/Sophomore (2008-09)... Split a pair of dual-meet appearances, beating Northern Colorado's Justin Tuell (11-4, Jan. 4) before falling to Nebraska's 15th-ranked Tucker Lane (1-4, Jan. 4) ... Has also appeared in two open tournaments ... Claimed third place at the Michigan State Open (Nov. 9) with a 6-1 record ... Posted a 1-2 mark at the Eastern Michigan Open (Nov. 1).

Sophomore/Freshman (2007-08)... Academic All-Big Ten ... U-M Athletic Academic Achievement ... Boasted a career-high eight wins ... Posted a 0-7 record in Big Ten duals ... Went 0-4 at the National Duals (Jan. 12-13) ... Posted a 2-1 mark at the Lone Star Duals (Jan. 5) with wins vs. Harvard's Andrew Knapp (7-2) and Appalachian State's Jared Campbell (5-0) ... Split a pair of matches at the Wolverine Quad (Dec. 30), defeating Eastern Michigan's David Wade 8-3 in varsity debut ... Took sixth place at the Michigan State Open (Nov. 11) with a 2-1 record ... Registered a 3-2 mark at the Eastern Michigan Open (Nov. 3).

Freshman (2006-07)... U-M Athletic Academic Achievement ... Redshirted season ... Competed in two open tournaments ... Took fourth place at the NWCA National Open (Feb. 18) with a 2-2 mark ... Made collegiate debut at the Edinboro Open (Feb. 3), posting a 2-2 mark ... Defeated Seton Hill's Matthew Galadyk for first collegiate win.

Prep... Graduated from Romeo High School (2006) ... National Honor Society ... Four-year Honor Roll ... 2006 Michigan state 215-pound champion ... Prep record of 128-27... Macomb Area Conference Red MVP (2006) ... All-county first team (2006) and third team (2005) ... Romeo HS team captain (2006) ... Earned seven varsity letters (four in wrestling, two in football, one in lacrosse) ... First team all-state linebacker and center (2005) ... Macomb Area Conference White MVP (2005) ... RHS football team captain and defensive MVP and offensive line MVP (2005).

Personal... Enrolled in the College of Literature, Science and the Arts, majoring in biology ... Born on November 28, 1987 ... Son of Dean and Theresa Bleske.

Year Overall Dual Tourney Falls TF MD Big Ten NCAA
2006-07 (RS) 4-4 0-0 4-4 1 0 0 -- --
2007-08 8-14 3-11 5-3 1 0 0 -- --
2008-09 8-4 1-1 7-3 0 1 0 -- --
2009-10 2-2 0-0 2-2 1 0 1 -- --
2010-11 5-6 0-0 5-6 1 0 1
Totals 27-30 4-12 23-18 4 1 2


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