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Year: Sophomore
Hometown: Greenwood Village, Colo.
High School: Cherry Creek


 Career Statistics   2017-18   2018-19   

Before Duke: A four-year letterwinner at Cherry Creek High School ... Wrestled at weights from 113 to 152 during his scholastic career ... Compiled a 151-33 career record at Cherry Creek ... Won a career-best 49 matches and lost just four his senior campaign ... A four-time state qualifier and three-time state finalist ... Won the state title at 132 pounds his junior season ... Was the state runner-up as a sophomore at 113 pounds and again as a senior at 152 pounds ... Garnered high school All-America honors ... Qualified for NHSCA senior nationals three times ... Garnered Cherry Creek's Male Athlete of the Year Award ... Posted a 40-5 record as a junior. 

Personal: Son of Steve and Brendan Finesilver ... Brothers, Zach, Mitch and Josh all are members of the Duke wrestling team ... Zach and Mitch are twins and Josh is Matt's twin ... Also has three older sisters. 

Year Weight Tournament Dual ACC Overall
2017-18 174 16-10 10-1 4-1 26-11
Total 174 16-10 10-1 4-1 26-11
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