Career: One-time EIWA placewinner (8th in 2017) ... one win over a nationally-ranked opponent ... one EIWA Academic Achievement Award.
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.