2012-13 Season (Freshman): Redshirted his first season on The Farm ... competed unattached at 157 and 165 pounds ... posted 7-5 record ... finished 3-2 at the Roadrunner Open in Fresno, Calif. ... recorded a fall in 2:18 against Jordan Henrickson of Oregon State at the California Collegiate Open in early February.
High School:A 2012 graduate of St. Pauls High School in Brooklandville, Md. ... a four-year letterwinner, captained the team as a sophomore, junior and senior ... team placed third at the state wrestling championships and sixth at the National Prep Championships in 2012 ... a four-time National Prep all-American, finishing second as a junior, third as a senior, fourth as a freshman and fifth as a sophomore ... a two-time Maryland state champion (2010 and 2012) ... three-time MIAA Conference champion(2010-12) ... team MVP in 2011 and 2012 ... finished first at the Southeast "Prep Slam" in 2011 ... finished fifth at the "Beast of the East" tournament in 2009 ... finished his four-year career with a 189-31 overall record and totaled 71 pins ... named to the all-state all-academic team in 2012.
Personal: Son of Joseph and Rebecca Galli ... has three siblings, Brittany, Madison and Alexander ... Joseph wrestled at the University of North Carolina and was the ACC Champion in 1980 ... anticipates a major in engineering or economics ... born in Towson, Md. ... hobbies include golf, fishing, tennis, skeet shooting and travelling ... full name is Joseph Peter Galli.