Tyler Houska
Tyler Houska
Weight: 285
Year: Sr.
Hometown: Wadsworth, Ohio
High School: Highland

At Ashland - During his college career, has participated in both wrestling and football…was redshirted in wrestling in 2011-12...was a starting defensive lineman on the 2012 football team that won a GLIAC championship and advanced to the NCAA playoffs...in wrestling, has been a presence at 285 pounds…went 7-7 with four pins in 2012-13...in 2010-11 went 12-4 with four pins...as a freshman went 13-7 with a team-high seven pins…in football, has established himself as a quality defensive lineman…as a senior he had 37 tackles (18 solo) and 11.0 tackles for loss...was second on the 2012 Eagles in tackles for loss...was a starter in 2011 when he had 21 tackles (11 solo) and 1.5 sacks in 10 games...in 2010, he played in 10 games and had 16 tackles (10 solo), six tackles for loss (33 yards) and two sacks for 20 yards…in 2009 played in 10 games and recorded five tackles.

High School/Personal - At Highland High School, won a state title as a senior and was the state runner-up as a junior…his senior year, Houska was 46-0…in football, was first team all-state as a linebacker his senior year and was the Division II Northeast Ohio defensive player of the year…in his career, was honorable mention all-state in football twice…lettered four times each in football and wrestling…Houska’s parents are Bill and Carolyn Hrabek.

Career Record - 32-18