2011-12: Wisconsin's starter at 149 lbs. ... 0-5 record on the season at 149 lbs. ... went 0-2 at the Big Ten championships at 149 lbs.
High School: State qualifier his freshman year ... placed third in state his sophomore year ... placed second in state his junior year ... state champion his senior year ... two-time state champion in football
Personal: Parents are Rob and Jane Baer ... has two brothers, Tim and Brian, and a sister, Amy