Black Knights Welcome Midshipmen in Annual "Star" Match
MILESTONES: Named Army Athletic Association Athlete of the Week on Feb. 11, 2013 following a technical fall victory and a pin in dual wins over American and Boston University.
2013-14:Posted a 20-16 overall record while going 8-4 in dual matches ... spent most time at 197 pounds ... recorded three major decision wins and had three pins ... tied for third on team with two technical falls ... earned runner-up finishes at the New York State Championships and Franklin and Marshall Open ... finished second at the All-Academy Championships ... placed fourth at the Brockport/Oklahoma Invitational ... won two bouts at the Boston Duals ... beat ninth-ranked Daniel Mitchell of American, 2-1 ... took sixth at the EIWA Championships going 2-3, including an 8-6 win over top-seeded Brandon Palik of Drexel ... qualified for the NCAAs for a second consecutive season.
2012-13: Compiled a 25-20 overall record with four major decisions and two technical falls ... wrestled the entire season at 197 pounds ... finished second on the team with 25 victories ... ranked third on the team with five pins ... placed second at the Oklahoma-Gold Classic (Nov. 10) and the All-Academy Championships (Feb. 2) ... earned six consecutive wins from Jan. 11 to Jan. 27 ... took fourth at the EIWA Championships (March 8-9) ... one of four Black Knights to qualify for NCAAs.
HIGH SCHOOL/PREP SCHOOL: Won the Virginia state championship as a senior at Kempsville High School ... also placed sixth as a sophomore and seventh as a junior ... took 11th at the 2011 Beast of the East tournament ... spent a year at the United States Military Academy Prep School ... won an individual title at the NCWA Mid-East Championships ... overcame knee injuries as a sophomore and junior to win the state title as a senior.
PERSONAL: Bryce Marshall Lee Barnes was born Nov. 18, 1992 in Chesapeake, Va. ... son of Lee and Denise Barnes ... has two sisters, Macie and Brittney ... hobbies include playing the guitar, watching movies and reading ... majoring in Systems Engineering.