Rider Wrestling BIO
 J.R. Wert

At Rider:
Business Administration major with a Business of Sports minor…red-shirted the 2015-16 season…won 14 matches in 2014-15 at 125, including two in the EWL Tournament to place third…placed fourth at the 2014 Keystone Classic…red-shirted the 2013-14 season…wrestling unattached won 10 of 13 matches with three falls…went 3-1 at the Hokie Open...first name is Gerald, goes by J.R.

At Christiansburg High School:
Was ranked fifth in the nation as a senior at 120 pounds by Flo Wrestling and 10th by InterMat...a four-time Virginia State Champion, three at Christiansburg and was also a state champion at Morgan County (HS)...Beast of the East champion...personal: son of Jerry and Debbie Wert...grandfather is in the Bellefonte Hall of Fame for wrestling.

Height: 5'6"
Weight: 125
Year: Redshirt Senior
Hometown: Christiansburg, VA
High School: Christiansburg