University of Pittsburgh at Johnstown
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Josh Krupa - 285 lbs.

Junior

285 lbs.

Bedford, Pa. / Bedford Area High School

MAJOR:  Secondary Education-Chemistry


Freshman Season (2009-10)
     Took a red-shirt
     Placed third at Washington and Jefferson Collegiate Open

Red-Shirt Freshman Season (2010-11)
     Josh Krupa was 2-7 overall and 0-1 in dual meets as a red-shirt freshman.  He recorded one fall and one decision.  Krupa was also named Honorable Mention NWCA All-Academic Wrestling.

Sophomore Season (2011-12)
     Krupa took over the starting spot at heavyweight and finished with a 13-11 overall record and a 4-5 record in dual meets.  His six falls tied for the team lead.  Krupa wrestled at the Super Region I Tournament, but did not place.  He earned Honorable Mention NWCA All-Academic Wrestling Team honors for the second consecutive year.

High School
     Three-year letterman...senior season record of 40-4… 2009 PIAA State Place Winner (6th)…helped lead team to four district championships and a fourth-place finish at the PIAA Team Dual Meet Tournament...member of the High Honor  Roll...named 2009 Bedford High School Outstanding Athlete...named to All-Academic Wrestling Team.

Personal
     Born July 19, 1991...majoring in Secondary Education/Chemistry...four-year letterman in track and three-year letterman in football...Eagle Scout...son of Joseph Tami Krupa of Bedford, Pa.