• Biography - Donnie Vinson / Wrestling    
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   Class   Junior
   Height   5-8
   Weight   149
   Hometown   Marathon, NY
   High School   Whitney Point

Sophomore Season (2010-11):
Went 26-6 overall, 21-1 in duals
Collected team-high five technical falls
Flirted with undefeated dual season before dropping match to 12th-ranked wrestler from American
Named CAA Wrestler of the Week in January
Ranked as high as No. 7 in country
Repeat NCAA qualifier at 149 pounds
CAA runner-up for second straight year
Posted 5-3 decision over two-time reigning NCAA champion Kyle Dake of Cornell in regular season dual
Earned No. 9 seed at NCAAs
Placed fourth at BU Open

Freshman Season (2009-10):
NCAA qualifier at 149 lbs.
Knocked out 12th-seeded wrestler 5-2 in NCAA consolation match
CAA runnerup
Went 33-13 overall, 15-6 in duals
Collected team-high five technical falls with five pins and three major decisions
Won title at season-opening BU Open
Placed fifth at both Cornell Body Bar and Penn State Open

Redshirt Freshman Season (2008-09):
Competed in four invitationals
Posted a record of 24-2 overall
Won titles at Brute/Binghamton Open and Alfred State Open
Placed third at South Scuffle and fifth at Buffalo Open
Placed eighth at Junior World Championship in Greco-Roman

Before Binghamton:
Ranked the No. 62 recruit in the nation by Intermat
Cadet National Freestyle Champion
Two-time New York State runnerup
Cadet Greco runnerup
Junior Greco runnerup
Junior Freestyle All-American
High school All-American

Parents are Donald and Trish Vinson
Majoring in management