NAME: Austin Myers
SCHOOL: Campbell County High School
GRADUATING YEAR: 2015
GREATEST ACHIEVEMENT: Kentucky 1st ever two-time Junior All-American
HEIGHT/WEIGHT: 5'11"-220 lbs.
RESIDENCE: Alexandria, Ky.
PARENTS: Chris & Jennifer
FUTURE GOAL: NCAA champ, Olympian
Senior Austin Myers is a wrestling All-American and two-time national champion. Entering his senior season, Austin carried a remarkable high school record of 126-0 in matches and he has never lost to a Kentucky wrestler. Should Austin win the state title again this year, he will be the first-ever wrestler to win four straight Kentucky state titles in the 220 lb. weight class, and likely the first-ever to do so in the USA.
Wrestling at 220 lbs., Austin holds the school single-season records in wins with 49 and pins with 41 last season. He is a three-time NKAC champ, regional champ, and Kentucky state champ. He has been NKY Wrestler of the Year and 1st team all-state three straight years.
Austin also played three years of varsity football for the Camels and has committed to wrestle at the University of West Virginia.
Austin is an academic All-American and member of Student Council. His favorite athlete is Kyle Dake and favorite entertainer is Johnny Depp.
COACH'S QUOTE – "Austin is an extremely talented athlete with a will and drive to excel at all levels of the sport."
— Mike Bankemper, Wrestling Coach
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