2007-08: Posted a record of 18-9 as a freshman, including two pins and one major decision... Won five of his final six bouts en route to a third-place finish at the Oregon Classic... Also went 2-2 at the Cliff Keen Invitational in Las Vegas.
High School: Named to all-state team three times ... Three time state champion ... Placed second at state championship in 2004 ... Graduated with a 191-9 record.
Personal: Born on Nov. 14, 1988 in Tucson, Ariz... Son of Ray and Caro Gaethje... Majoring in criminal justice.