Full Name: Damon Lee Hassinger
Birthday: December 30th, 2008
School: Grace S. Beck Elementary
Wrestling Club: See's Basement Boys
Hometown: Sunbury, Pennsylvania
Weight Class: 6
Most significant wins/accomplishments: First year wrestler; 2014-15 record: 28-20; 16 pins.
Damon Hassinger works hard. No other way to put it, because this kid goes out on the mat and tries with every ounce of his might, following his mantra to do his best. Damon has been awesome to have along for the Quest, and we can't wait to see him grow and become one of the best!
Why do you enjoy wrestling?
Because sometimes I get to pin kids.
What's the most important thing wrestling has taught you?
That I need to practice hard to learn more moves.
What's the best advice your coach has given you?
Do your best!
How do you handle tough defeats?
Win the next one.
What’s your proudest achievement as a wrestler?
Pin in 14 seconds and being on the podium at my first tournament.
What's your favorite wrestling move?
Do you have a hero/role model?
Coach Scott Young.
What's your favorite subject in school?
Do you play any sports aside from wrestling?
I also race Go-karts
Do you have any other hobbies outside of wrestling?
I like to play video games and go fishing.
What are your goals for your wrestling career?
Get 1st at States.
What are your goals for the next 1-5 years?
Stay on the varsity traveler's team. Be the best on my team. Be undefeated. Win 1st place at a tournament.
.What is your biggest area where you could improve?
Keeping my head up, getting up from the bottom, and wrist control with the arm bar.
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