Malik Amine
Malik  Amine

Class:
RS Sophomore

Hometown:
Brighton, Mich.

High School:
Detroit Catholic Central

Weight:
149


Junior/Sophomore (2016-17)
• Defeated Lehigh's #11 Laike Gardner, 5-4, on a late takedown (Jan. 29)
• Pinned Northwestern's Shayne Oster (0:48) in dual-meet debut (Jan. 22)
• Also competed in two open tournaments
• Captured the 149-pound title at the Purple Raider Open (Jan. 15) with a 4-0 recordl defeated Notre Dame's Taylor Misuna, 3-2, in the championship match
• Claimed fifth place at the Cleveland State Open (Dec. 17) with a 5-1 mark

Sophomore/Freshman (2015-16)
• Competed unattached in three open tournaments
• Made varsity debut at the Southern Scuffle (Jan. 1-2), posting a 2-2 record
• Claimed eighth place at the Cleveland State Open (Dec. 12) with a 3-2 mark
• Posted a 4-1 record en route to a third-place finish at the season-opening Eastern Michigan Open (Nov. 7)

Freshman (2014-15)
• Redshirted season; competed unattached in five open tournaments
• Posted a 1-0 mark at the Edinboro Open (Feb. 7) before withdrawing due to injury
• Claimed third place at the Alma Open (Jan. 24) with a 4-1 mark
• Went 1-2 at the Cleveland State Open (Dec. 13) and 2-2 at the Michigan State Open (Nov. 2)
• Earned a 4-1 decision over Michigan State's Mark Bozzo in collegiate debut

Prep
• Graduated from Detroit Catholic Central High School (2014)
• Captured back-to-back Michigan state titles, winning at 145 pounds (2014) and 140 pounds (2013)
• Four-time Michigan state placewinner, also claiming second place at 135 pounds (2012) and fifth place at 112 pounds (2011)
• Career prep record of 159-29
• Listed by InterMat as the nation's No. 20-ranked 145-pound wrestler • Honor Roll

Personal
• Enrolled in the College of Literature, Science and the Arts
• Born on July 4, 1995
• Son of Mike and Marcy Amine
• Father was an NCAA finalist and four-year letterwinner at Michigan (1986-89) and uncle, Sam, also wrestled at Michigan (1988-90)
• Brother, Myles, and cousin, Jordan, are currently on the Michigan wrestling team
• Also has a sister, Marissa

Year Overall Dual Tourney Falls TF MD Big Ten NCAA
2014-15 (RS) 8-7 0-0 8-7 2 1 0 -- --
2015-16 9-5 0-0 9-5 0 1 2 -- --
2016-17 11-5 2-4 9-1 4 1 0 -- --
Totals 28-17 2-4 26-13 6 3 2

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