ALEX DIERINGER
2017-18 Team USA Ranking: No. 3 at 74 kg/163 lbs.
Years on Team USA: 2 (2016-18)
Residence: Stillwater, Okla.
Club: Titan Mercury WC
College: Oklahoma State
High School: Port Washington (Wis.)
Born: June 6, 1993
Height: 5’9”

Career Highlights
- Three-time NCAA champion (2014-16)
- Dan Hodge Trophy recipient, as nation’s top college wrestler (2016)
- Third in U.S. Olympic Team Trials (2016)
- Third in U.S. World Team Trials (2017)
- Junior World silver medalist (2013)
- Two-time Junior World Team member (2012, 2013)
- Bill Farrell International champion (2016)

Career Biography
2017: Third in U.S. World Team Trials… Third in U.S. Open… Third in Outstanding Ukrainian Memorial International… Second in Paris International…
2016: World Freestyle Wrestling Clubs Cup champion (Titan Mercury WC)… Bill Farrell International champion… Third in U.S. Olympic Team Trials…
2013: Second in Junior World Championships… FILA Junior Nationals champion…
2012: FILA Junior Nationals champion…
College: Three-time NCAA champion for Oklahoma State (2014-16)… 2016 Dan Hodge Trophy recipient… Four-time NCAA All-American (2013-16)… Four-time Big 12 champion (2013-16)… Career record of 133-4… 2016 Oklahoma State Male Athlete of the Year… Nominated for Male College Athlete of the Year ESPY… Earned his degree in education in May 2016…
USAW Age-Group: 2010 USAW Junior Nationals Champion in freestyle, third in Greco-Roman… 2009 USAW Cadet Nationals champion in freestyle and Greco-Roman… Second in 2008 USAW Cadet Nationals in freestyle, third in Greco-Roman… Named the 2010 Junior Wrestler of the Year, as well as the Outstanding Wrestler at the 2010 Northern Plains Junior Freestyle Regional
High School: Attended Port Washington HS in Port Washington, Wis., where he was coached by Angelo LaRossa ... Won the Wisconsin high school championship in 2007 at 103 pounds and in 2009 at 140 pounds ... Placed second in 2008 at 125 pounds
Personal: Born June 6, 1993 in Menomonee Falls, Wis... Son of Dave and Cindy Dieringer... Has three siblings: Andy, Jordan and Tyler.
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