Cortlandt Choate
Cortlandt Choate
Year: Junior
Hometown: Orwigsburg, PA
High School: Blue Mountain
Position: 133/141 lbs

2012-2013: The Bears’ starter at 141 lbs. … Picked up key dual meet victories in the Bears’ wins against Rider, Stanford, and Sacred Heart…Recorded two wins at the season-opening Binghamton Open…Represented Brown at the EIWA Championships.

2011-2012: Did not compete.

2010-2011: Returning starter for the Bears at 133 pounds...Won three matches at the Binghamton Open...Picked up important dual meet victories against Harvard, Princeton and Sacred Heart.

2009-2010: The primary starter at 133 pounds for the Bears as a freshman...Wrestled to a 12-14 record while qualifying for the NCAA Division I Championship in Omaha, NE...Placed fourth at the EIWA Championship...Picked up crucial dual meet wins during Brown's victories over Hofstra and Harvard...Also gained a pair of major decisions at the Cliff Keen Invitational in Las Vegas, NV.

Before Brown: Graduate of Blue Mountain High School, where he earned four letters in wrestling, as well as one apiece in track and football…Won the 2008 PIAA AAA Wrestling State Championship… Four-time league champion…Holds the Blue Mountain school record with 152 career wins…Ranked as high as eighth in the country during his junior season.

Personal: Cortlandt C. Choate is the son of Cortlandt and Pamela Choate of Orwigsburg, Pennsylvania…He has one brother, Brandon…Enjoys reading and cycling.