2012-13: Finished 13-9 on the year at 149 pounds with five pins • Took third at the East Stroudsburg Open • Also had three wins at the Wolfpack Open.
2011-12: Went 2-2 as an unattached wrestler at 157 • Both wins were by pin • His fastest pin came at 1:47.
2010-11 (At UNC Greensboro): Went 0-2 as a freshman for the Spartans • Wrestled at 157 pounds at the Southern Scuffle in his lone action of the season.
Prep: Earned four varsity letters wrestling for coach Jim Tansey at Tyngsboro High School • Became just the eighth wrestler in Massachusetts history to win four state titles • Won the 160 pound title at the New England High School Wrestling Championships as a senior • Advanced to the All States Championships where he won the event as a senior and sophomore • Claimed third-place honors at the New England Championships his junior year • Finished as the runner-up at the All States as a junior.
Personal: Derek James Golner is the son of Barry and Lisa Golner • Born June 11, 1992 in Nashua, N.H.