By John Torsiello
School: Simsbury High School.
Keith, only a sophomore, holds high honors with a 4.3 GPA. He scored a 2,310 on his PSAT testing.
Sports Played And Positions: Varsity wrestling (120- and 126-pound weight classes); Lacrosse (faceoff/midfield).
Athletic Accomplishments: 2013 Central Connecticut Conference All-Conference Team in wrestling; 2013 CCC All-Academic Team in wrestling; Varsity wrestling record: Freshman 32-4, Sophomore 29-2, 61-6 career record with 39 pins.
How Do You Prepare Before A Match: “Before a wrestling a match, I visualize myself winning and just try to focus on wrestling my way.”
Most Memorable Moment In Your High School Career: “Winning Simsbury High School’s Frank Chaves wrestling tournament as a freshman.”
Who Have Been The Most Influential People In Your Life And Why: “My parents and my coaches for all of their support over the years. They have helped me develop into the type of athlete that I want to be to make it possible for me to achieve my goals.”
What Are You Most Excited About This Season: “To wrestle in the State Open Tournament and hopefully win a title.”
Favorite Pro Or College Athlete: Troy Nickerson (wrestler at Cornell University.)
College Plans: “I hope to attend a prestigious four-year university and study business, economics or law.”