Ethan Hayes
Ethan Hayes

Class:
RS Sophomore

Hometown:
New Lebanon, Ohio

High School:
Dixie

Height / Weight:
5-9 / 285

Position:
Heavyweight



02/16/2014

No. 12 Cavaliers Roll to 34-3 Win at George Mason

Cavaliers win nine of 10 weight classes in regular-season finale

02/07/2014

No. 12 Virginia Downs North Carolina, 21-9

Cavaliers win seven of 10 bouts, highlighted by Spisak upset at 141 pounds

01/31/2014

No. 13 Virginia Wrestling Holds Off Maryland, 16-15

Bonus point by Sulzer at 165 pounds proves to be the difference

01/19/2014

No. 12 Cavaliers Grind Out 20-12 Win at Old Dominion

Cavaliers win six matches; eight of 10 bouts decided by three points or fewer

01/17/2014

No. 12 Cavaliers Roll to 30-6 Win at Duke

Cavaliers win at eight of 10 weights, including Nye upset at 197 pounds

AT VIRGINIA: 2012-13
• Redshirt season
• Was 10-4 while competing in open tournaments
• Took fourth place at East Stroudsburg Open (11/17), posting six wins
• Finished sixth at Mat Town Open (11/24)

2011-12
• Went 17-12 while spending much of season as starter at heavyweight
• Placed third at ACC Championships, earning three wins (3/3)
• Finished third at NC State Open (11/13)
• Took fourth place at Body Bar Invitational
• Kept his matches close - all 12 of his losses came by four points or fewer

Dixie High School
• Two-time state champion at 215 pounds (2010, 2011)
• State runner-up in 2009
• Four-time all-area selection
• Coached by Doug Campbell at Dixie
• Also played football (linebacker) and baseball (catcher) for four years
• First-team all-league and second-team all-area selection in baseball
• First-team all-league and defensive LB MVP for his area
• Member of National Honor Society
• Also served as his class president for two years as well as student council president his senior year

PERSONAL
• Parents are Eddie Hayes and Valarie Odonell
• Has two sisters, Kassie Snyder and Kristy Hayes, and two brothers, Tyler and Ryan
• Brother, Ryan, played football and baseball at Earlham College

Weight Overall Dual ACC Dual Dual Pts. ACC NCAA MD TF Pins Fastest
Year Class Record Record Record Scored Place Place W/L W/L W/L Pin
2011-12 285 17-12 2-2 1-1 6 0-0 0-0 2-0 0-0 2-0 0:12
2012-13* 285 10-4 0-0 0-0 0 0-0 0-0 0-0 0-0 1-1 1:00
2013-14 285 15-16 7-10 2-4 24 0-2 0-0 2-1 0-0 4-2 0:16
Career 32-28 9-12 3-5 30 0-2 0-0 4-1 0-0 7-3 0:12