Ryan Easter

Name: Ryan Easter

School: Bedford

Age: 18

Grade: Senior

Sport: Wrestling

Athlete of the week achievement: Easter defeated Meyersdale’s Tanner Hetrick, 4-2, in the 132-pound final of the District 5 Class AA Tournament to capture his fourth district title.

Season update: Easter has a 25-3 record with 10 pins.

Coach Brian Creps’ quote: “There have been only 16 four-time District 5 champs all-time and only four at Bedford High School, so it’s a great accomplishment. It’s just really a tough feat to do. It’s a tremendous attribute for him to do it.”

Favorite teacher: Mr. Lantz

Favorite subject: Math

Favorite movie: “Lone Survivor”

Favorite food: Pizza

Favorite song: “Lose Yourself” by Eminem

Outside interests: Golf

Favorite professional team: Boston Red Sox

Favorite college team: Bloomsburg

Pro athlete most admired: Jordan Burroughs

Best athlete I ever played with: No preference

Best athlete I ever competed against: Bethlehem Catholic’s Darian Cruz

Most influential person on my athletic career: “My dad [Joel] and my brother [Trey].”

Proudest athletic achievement: Silver medal at states as a junior

How I got my start in wrestling: “I went to one of my brother’s practices.”

Future goal: Being a state champ this year and then a national champ in college