Career: One-time EIWA placewinner (8th in 2017) ... one win over a nationally-ranked opponent ... one EIWA Academic Achievement Award.
2017-18 (Sophomore): Went 7-4 overall while wrestling at 133 and 149 pounds ... all of his victories came at 149 pounds, including two by fall and one in the second tiebreaker period ... placed sixth in the 149-pound weight class at the National Collegiate Open (Feb. 25), posting a 6-1 record ... missed significant time over the course of the season due to injury.
2016-17 (Freshman): 14-14 overall record with two pins, one tech. fall, and two major decisions at 133 pounds ... went 8-7 in duals, including a 6-4 record in EIWA duals ... placed eighth at the EIWA Championships ... received team's Most Improved Award ... won nine of his final 14 matches, started by a six-match winning streak ... wrestled four nationally-ranked opponents, including a 2-0 win over No. 20 Esteban Gomez-Rivera in a dual against American ... won first three matches on his way to a fourth-place finish at the Cleveland State Open ... made collegiate debut against No. 1 Oklahoma State ... picked up first collegiate win with a 5-0 decision in the consolation bracket at the Navy Classic ... earned an EIWA Academic Achievement Award.
Before Bucknell: Member of wrestling and lacrosse teams at Bethlehem Catholic … 2016 PIAA AAA wrestling state champion … 2016 all-state selection for wrestling … three-time all-area for wrestling … posted 119-26 career record … two-time district champion … two-time regional runner-up … helped team to three state titles … squad was ranked in top five in country in 2016 and top 10 nationally in 2015 … team also won four district and conference titles.
Personal: Joseph Robert Gould … born Feb. 13, 1998 in Edison, Pennsylvania … son of Richard and Robin Gould … has one younger sister, Deanna ... major is undeclared.