2X Undefeated State Champion. Burst on the scene as a freshman knocking off defending State Champion Logan Ashton of Buford 3 times last year. Had several wins over multiple defending State Champions. NHSCA All- American, Placing 2nd at 120lbs. UWW Cadet Greco All American (7th). 2X Fargo Cadet All-American. Fargo Junior Greco All-American. Sophomore year finished a second consecutive undefeated season winning his second State Championship. Defeated 6th Ranked Bretli Reyna of South Dade in OT to win the Knockout Classic. NHSCA Sophomore Nationals Champion 132lbs. Finished the season ranked 15th at 132lbs.
YEAR BY YEAR:
2017-2018 SEASON: Won his first at State Championship at 113lbs. First round defeated Jackson McNeil of Heritage High School (Fall :21), Quarter finals defeated Drew Munsey of Whitewater High School (MD (8-0), In the Semi-Finals defeated Ricardo Romero of Locust Grove High School (Dec 3-1). Defeated defending State Champ Logan Ashton of Buford High School in the championship match (Dec 6-4). Finished the season undefeated with a record of 48-0. Also won titles at Lassiter Invite, McCallie Invitational and Buford Invitational and Danny Byron Invitational.
2018-2019 SEASON: Won his second at State Championship at 132lbs. First round defeated Rotolo Corey of McIntosh High School (Fall :18), Quarter finals defeated Monroe Grant of Harris County High School (Fall 1:25), In the Semi-Finals defeated Sam Ponder of Walnut Grove High School (Fall 0:50). Defeated Julian Farber of Veterans High School in the championship match (Dec 3-1) in sudden victory. Finished the season undefeated with a record of 51-0. Also won titles at Lassiter Invite, McCallie Invitational and Buford Invitational and Danny Byron Invitational.
Finished his freshman season with a third place finish at the State Championships. Helped the team to its first State Championship in 8 years. Cole is the younger brother of former 3X state Champion Cody Cochran.
YEAR BY YEAR:
2018-2019 SEASON: third place finisher at State Championship at 138lbs. First round defeated AlfonzoFarley of Southwest Dekalb High School (Fall 3:31), Quarter finals defeated Jake Boyd of Kell High School (Dec 9-7), In the Semi-Finals lost to Nicholas Stonecheck of Buford High School (Maj 11-1). Defeated Sam Harris of Ola High School in the Consolation semi-finals (Dec 7-1). Defeated Jake Boyd of Kell High School for third place (Dec 11-4). Finished 2nd at Lassiter Invitational, 3rd at McCallie Invitational and runner-up finisher Danny Byron Invitational.