Doug, a 1996 graduate, was a 3 sport athlete while attending Crater High School excelling in football, wrestling and baseball. He was named to the All-Conference Football team in 1995. He was a high school wrestling All-American in 1996 and had 130 high school career wins. Doug was named Oregon Wrestler of the Year in 1996 and was named Wrestler of the Year Region 7 also in 1996. As a freshman at Crater, Doug was a member of the 1993 Crater High School State Championship Wrestling team. Doug was a 2 time state high school wrestling champion winning at 177 lbs. as a junior and 184 lbs. as a senior.
In 1996, Doug enrolled at the University of Oregon receiving a wrestling scholarship and proceeded to become an All-American at 187 lbs. in 1999. He was PAC 10 Champion at 184 lbs. in 2001 and wrestled in the NCAA’s wrestling tournament in 1999, 2000, 2001
Doug graduated from University of Oregon in 2001 with a Bachelor’s of Science degree.
Doug is married to his wife, Casey and they have two children. Doug works for Carestream and currently is a wrestling coach at Scenic Middle School.