UNC Wrestling Bio
 Alex Utley

2013-14: Finished 21-14 overall and 12-4 in duals at 184 pounds • Just missed qualifying for nationals after going 0-2 at the ACC Championships following a 3-3 regular season conference mark • Won four times by major decision and once by tech fall • Champion at the Wolfpack Open • Won three times to take sixth place at the Reno Tournament of Champions • Defeated No. 19 John Rizqallah of Michigan State.

2012-13: NCAA qualifier at 184 pounds • Finished with a 27-15 record on the year including a 9-6 mark in duals • Finished third at the ACC Championships with three victories • Took first at the Wolfpack Open and sixth at the Nittany Lion Open • Had three pins, five major decisions and six wins by technical fall • Defeated No. 16 Boaz Beard of Iowa State at the Midlands Championships • Closed our the regular season in fine form, winning five in a row including three technical falls.

2011-12: Started at 174 and wrestled to a 12-20 record • Went 2-3 in ACC matches • Placed third at the Hokie Open after going 6-1 with two pins and a major decision • Won a 3-1 decision over Randy Roden in UNC's dual win over Duke.

Prep: Attended Cuyahoga Valley Christian Academy • Ohio State Champion as a senior • Two-time Ohio State Finalist • Placed third in the state as a freshman • Also played football where he was a two-time all-state selection.

Personal: Alex Robert Utley is the son of Robert and Michele Utley • Birthday is July 10 • Born in Homeworth, Ohio.

Year Overall Dual Pins TF MD
2011-12   12-20 5-15 2 0 2
2012-13   27-15 9-6 3 6 5
2013-14   21-14 12-7 - 1 4
Totals 60-49 26-28 6 7 11

Weight: 184
Year: Senior
Hometown: Cuyahoga Falls, Ohio
High School: Cuyahoga Valley Christian
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