Duke Wrestling BIO
2010-11: Did not compete … suffered career ending injury during 2009-10 season ... ACC Academic Honor Roll selection.
2009-10: Posted a 7-1 record from 149 pounds ... missed last half of the season due to injury ... captured a third-place finish at the Keystone Classic ... six of his wins came by fall ... pinned his Davidson opponent in just 35 seconds.
Prep: A three-time All-America ... two-time runner-up at the Greco-Roman Nationals ... took third place in the Freestyle Nationals ... selected to the FILA Cadet World Team ... served as the team Captain for Bishop Lynch as a senior ... captured two state titles overall ... lost just five times in his scholastic career ... posted a career-best record of 71-3 as a sophomore ... captured the New Mexico State Championship as a freshman ... went undefeated his freshman year and finished as the runner-up at Greco-Roman Nationals ... as a sophomore, captured the Texas State Championship and set the team pin record with 68 ... placed third at the All-American Prep Nationals ... took third in the Freestyle Nationals and earned a spot on the FILA Cadet World Team ... finished first in the Cadet America vs. Russia Friendship Tournament ... registered a 40-2 record his final two high school seasons despite suffering from injuries ... earned a 4.0 cumulative grade point average ... staff and faculty Student of the Year in anatomy and physiology in 2008.
Personal: Born Dak Robert Adamson on July 27, 1989 in American Fork, Utah ... son of Leroy Adamson and Janalyn Manzano ... has three brothers and two sisters ... brother Riley also is a member of the Duke wrestling team.