Klay Reeves

149 lbs

Player profile

  • Weight 149 lbs
  • Year R-Junior
  • Hometown Alexandria, Ohio
  • High School Northridge

🔊 Pronunciation

SEASONW-LDUALB1GMDTFPIN
2019-20 (unattached) 6-8----1----
2021-22 (unattached) 0-2----------
2021-229-80-10-1000
Career9-80-10-1000

CAREER HONORS
• Academic All-Big Ten (2021, 2022)
• Ohio State Scholar Athlete (2021, 2022)

YEAR-BY-YEAR

2021-22 (Redshirt Sophomore)

  • Posted a 9-7 record in four open events and an 0-1 mark in dual competition

Duals (0-1)
141 | Jordan Hamdan (MSU) def. Klay Reeves (OSU)| D, 5-3

Michigan State Open (Nov. 6, 2021, East Lansing, MICH)
149 (Klay Reeves, 0-2)
Anthony Cheloni (N. Illinois) def Klay Reeves (Unat. OSU) | D, 5-2
Brice O’Hare (Oklahoma) def. Klay Reeves (Unat. OSU) | D, 3-2

Ohio Intercollegiate Open (Nov. 14, 2021, Tiffin, Ohio)
Gold Division (Open)
149 (Klay Reeves 4-1/5th)
Alec Hagan (Ohio U.) def. Klay Reeves (OSU) | SV-1, 6-4
Klay Reeves (OSU) def. Vinny Catanzaro (Mercyhurst) | D, 7-3
Klay Reeves (OSU) def. Ethan Hardy (Glenville St. Col.) | D, 5-4
Klay Reeves (OSU) def. Dwight Parker (Heidelberg) | D, 6-4
Klay Reeves (OSU) def. Alex Sampson (Mercyhurst) | D, 3-2 (5th)

Storm Open (Dec. 5, Osborne Athletic Center, Painesville, Ohio)
149 (Reeves/2-1 Third)
Klay Reeves (OSU) def. Jesse Bowers (Ashland U.) | D, 9-3
Klay Reeves (OSU) def. Kaleb Burgess (Bulls WR) | D, 6-4
Kyle Schnickle (Clarion Unat.) def. Klay Reeves (OSU) | Inj. 6:38

Purple Raider Open (Jan. 16, Peterson Fieldhouse Mount Vernon, Alliance, Ohio)
141 (Reeves/3-3 Sixth)
Klay Reeves (OSU) def. Austin Fietz (Lake Erie Unat.) | D, 6-3
Chris Kim (MICH Unat.) def. Klay Reeves (OSU) | D, 9-6
Klay Reeves (OSU) def. Chase McLaughlin (GAN Unat.) | D, 5-3
Klay Reeves (OSU) def. Chandler Ho (CLAR Unat.) | SV-1, 3-1
James Ryan (GAN Unat.) def. Klay Reeves (OSU) | D, 3-2
Brock Herman (Unat.) def. Klay Reeves (OSU) | FF

2020-21 (Redshirt Freshman)
• Did not compete in any matches

2019-20 (Redshirt)
• Earned six wins competing unattached
• Placed fifth in the Freshman/Sophomore Division of the Michigan State Open (141 lbs) in his collegiate debut
• Posted four victories in East Lansing to reach the podium
• Split four matches at the Ohio Intercollegiate Open (White Division)

PRIOR TO OHIO STATE
• Four-time Ohio high school state placer (D-III) and runner-up in 2018
• Four-time district, sectional and Licking County League (LCL) champion
• Northridge H.S. MVP three times and LCL MVP twice
• Junior Olympic All-American (2017)
• Back-to-back Greco state placer in 2016-17 and Freestyle state placer in ‘16
• Three-time Academic All-Ohio

PERSONAL
• Son of Kevin and Bridgett Reeves
• Two brothers – Kole and Kash
• Exercise Science major