Max Huntley
Max Huntley

Class:
RS Senior

Hometown:
Emerald Isle, N.C.

High School:
Blair Academy

Weight:
197


11/07/2014

Huntley, Coon Named Captains for 2014-15 Season

Huntley, Coon Named Wrestling Captains for 2014-15 Season

11/14/2013

Wolverine Athlete Spotlight: Max Huntley

Wrestling Spotlight: Max Huntley

03/21/2013

Massa Advances to NCAA Quarterfinals, Five Alive in Wrestlebacks

Massa Advances to NCAA Quarterfinals, Five Alive in Wrestlebacks

03/19/2013

Week #14: Wolverines to Send Seven to NCAA Championships

Wrestling to Send Seven to NCAA Championships

03/13/2013

Three Wolverines Earn Seeds for NCAA Championships

Three Wrestlers Earn Seeds for NCAA Championships

Last Updated: Nov. 15, 2014

Fifth-Year Senior (2014-15)... Posted a 2-0 mark at EMU Duals (Nov. 15), including an 8-1 decision over Ohio's #8 Phil Wellington ... Took third place in season debut at Michigan State Open (Nov. 2) with a 4-1 record ... Named one of two team captains in 2014-15.

Senior/Junior (2013-14)... Missed the bulk of the season due to injury ... Posted a 1-1 record at the Cliff Keen Las Vegas Invitational (Dec. 6-7) before withdrawing due to injury ... Earned a 14-4 major decision against Stanford's Thomas Kimbrell (Nov. 24) ... Cruised to an 11-2 major decision vs. Oregon State's Brian Engdahl (Nov. 17) ... Named 2013-14 team captain.

Junior/Sophomore (2012-13)... Posted a 0-2 record at the NCAA Championships (March 21-23) ... Registered a sixth-place finish at the Big Ten Championships (March 9-10) with a 3-3 record ... Avenged earlier-season loss to Purdue's #18 Braden Atwood, 7-3, in wrestlebacks ... Started 16 dual meets at 197 pounds, posting a 9-7 record ... Went 4-4 in Big Ten duals ... Earned a win by disqualification over Oklahoma's Brad Johnson ... Avenged loss to Northwestern's #16 Alex Polizzi, using a first-period single-leg takedown to win 4-3 in dual (Jan. 27) ... Defeated Nebraska's Caleb Kohl, 3-1, in Big Ten opener ... Reached the Round of 12 at the Midlands Championships (Dec. 29-30) with a 2-2 record ... Took eighth place at the Cliff Keen Las Vegas Invitational (Nov. 30-Dec. 1), posting a 3-2 mark before withdrawing ... Earned a 3-1 sudden-victory decision against Wisconsin's Jackson Hein in the wrestlebacks ... Opened the season with a 14-3 major decision against Olivet's Andrew Simpson (Nov. 1).

Sophomore/Freshman (2011-12)... Posted a 0-2 record at the NCAA Championships (March 15-17) ... Claimed eighth place at Big Ten Championships (March 4-5) with a 3-2 mark ... Posted a 5-5 dual record, including a 3-3 mark in Big Ten duals ... Claimed a 10-6 decision against Central Michigan's Chad Friend (Jan. 22) ... Dropped a close 5-3 decision to Indiana's #4 Matt Powless (Jan. 13) ... Claimed back-to-back Big Ten decisions against Northwestern's #20 John Schoen (5-2, Jan. 6) and Illinois' Mario Gonzalez (5-4, Jan. 8) ... Took runner-up honors at the Mat Town Invitational (Dec. 29) with a 3-1 record ... Fell to Pittsburgh's #6 Matt Wilps, 3-1, in the 197-pound final ... Defeated Wisconsin's Jackson Hein, 3-1 SV, in Big Ten opener (Dec. 11) ... Claimed eighth place at the Cliff Keen Las Vegas Invitational (Dec. 2-3) with a 3-3 record ... Earned a 10-5 decision over Cal Poly's #19 Ryan Smith in Vegas ... Pinned Buffalo's Justin Heiserman (2:25) in career dual-meet debut (Nov. 18) ... Claimed third place at the Michigan State Open (Nov. 12) with a 3-1 record ... Pinned Findlay's Ashton Brown (6:36) for first collegiate win.

Freshman (2010-11)... Redshirted season ... Injury defaulted (3:47) to Lindsey Wilson's Jacob Bradford in collegiate debut at the Eastern Michigan Open (Nov. 6) ... Was leading match, 7-2, at the time ... Missed remainder of the season with injury.

Prep... Graduated from Blair Academy (2010) ... Member of Wrestling USA Dream Team (2009) ... Captured the 189-pound title at the 2009 Prep Nationals ... Virginia state 189-pound champion (2008) and two-time state finalist (2007, '08) for Colonial Forge High School ... Career prep record of 184-22, including an undefeated 38-0 senior campaign ... Double FILA Cadet Nationals champion at 55 kg/187.25 pounds (2008) ... Junior Freestyle Nationals finalist (189 pounds, 2009) ... Beast of the East champion (2008) ... Walsh Ironman champion (2009).

Personal... Enrolled in the College of Literature, Science and the Arts, majoring in English ... Born on August 30, 1991 ... Son of Peter and Krista Huntley ... Father wrestled at Old Dominion (1989-92) ... Brother, Oscar, wrestled at the U.S. Naval Academy (2011-14).

Year Overall Dual Tourney Falls TF MD Big Ten NCAA
2010-11 (RS) 0-1 0-0 0-1 0 0 0 -- --
2011-12 15-15 5-5 10-10 5 0 0 8th dnp
2012-13 17-16 9-7 8-9 0 0 2 6th dnp
2013-14 4-2 3-1 1-1 0 0 3 -- --
2014-15 6-1 2-0 4-1 2 0 2
Totals 42-35 19-13 23-22 7 0 7


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