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Biography - Patrick Martinez, CO

2019-2020 Team USA ranking: No. 3 at 87 kg/191.5 lbs.
Years on Team USA: 4 (2015-2017, 2019-2020)
Residence: Colorado Springs, Colo.
Club: New York AC
Regional Training Center: U.S. Olympic Training Center
College: Nebraska-Kearney/Wyoming
High School: Temecula Valley
Born: April 5, 1990 

Age-Group World Teams
2015 Senior Worlds (13th at 80 kg), 2016 Senior Worlds (26th at 80 kg), 2018 Senior World Championships (25th at 87 kg)

Career Highlights
* Three-time U.S. World Team member
* 2016 University Nationals champion
* 2015 U.S. World Team member
* 2015 U.S. Open champion

Achievements
2019: Runner-up at World Team Trials Challenge Tournament… Runner-up at U.S. Open… Runner-up at Senior Nationals… Third at Pan American Championships…
2018: 25th at World Championships…World Team Trials champion…
2017: Lavrikov Tournament champion… Arvo Haavisto Cup champion…Fifth in U.S. World Team Trials… 
2016: Non-Olympic Weight World Team Trials champion … 26th at World Championships… University Nationals champion (85 kg) … Third in Pan American Championships … Third in Spanish Grand Prix … Third in Pytlasinski International … Third in Grand Prix Zagreb Open… Third in U.S. Open…
2015: 13th at World Championships… U.S. World Team Trials champion… U.S. Open champion… Fourth in Dave Schultz Memorial International…
2014: Third in S.A. Lavrikov… Second in Bill Farrell International… 
College: Attended the University of Wyoming from 2009-2012, where he was a two-time Mountain West Conference champion and was a two-time NCAA Division I Championships qualifier. Transferred to University of Nebraska Kearney in 2012, where he was a two-time NCAA Division II All-American placing fifth in 2013 and third in 2014