• Biography - Nate Patterson / Wrestling    
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   Class   Senior
   Height   5-8
   Weight   157
   Hometown   Ontario, N.Y.
   High School   Wayne Central
 
   

Junior Season (2007-08):
Led team in overall wins (27) and dual wins (19)
Earned victories against No. 2 Iowa and No. 22 Old Dominion
Captured a title at the U.S. Beach World Team Trials earning a trip to Durres, Albania with the U.S. team
Led team with nine pins, all in dual matches
Finished third at CAA Championships
Led team with 88 team points
Improved dual career record to 41-16 and overall career record to 65-42
Placed sixth at Cornell Body Bar Invitational at 157
Finished eight at UNC Greensboro Southern Scuffle

Sophomore Season (2006-07):
Led BU in team points earned (80)
Went 15-5 in duals and 19-13 overall
Led the team with nine pins and duals and 11 overall
Seeded third in Navy Classic
Recorded wins against Bucknell and Buffalo
Won by major decision against Princeton twice this season
Holds BU Division 1 records for most pins in a season (11) and most pins in a career (12)
Set school D1 record for most dual points in a season (80)
Ranked fourth in D1 history with 45 career wins

Freshman Season (2005-06):
Led the team with 19 wins
Finished with a 19-17 record
Led the team in dual match victories with seven
Went 3-2 to finish fourth in the CAA Championship
Advanced to the round of 16 in the East Stroudsburg Open
Won by major decision in the dual match against Drexel
Led the team in victories by major decision with four
Produced a win by technical fall in the Slippery Rock Open
Recorded his first collegiate pin in the second round of the Edinboro Open

Before Binghamton:
A six-time letterwinner while at Wayne High School
Took third at the state championshiop as a junior and also finished among the top-12 at the high school nationals

Personal:
Born June 20, 1986
Parents are Todd and Christine Patterson
Majoring in economics
Nate is the middle of three Patterson brothers (Josh and Michael) who starred at Wayne Central High and wrestled for Binghamton. Nate joins brother Josh this year, while Mike graduated last year.