|Hometown:||Garfield Heights, Ohio|
|High School:||Garfield Heights|
- Earned four varsity letters as a member of the Bulldogs wrestling team
- Added another varsity letter as a member of the baseball team
- Named to the All-Northeast Ohio Conference first team four-times as a wrestler
- Member of the National Honors Society.
- Son of Chris and Lisa Banko
- Has one sibling, Miranda