Brenton Beard
Brenton Beard

Class:
RS Junior

Hometown:
Liberty Lake, Wash.

High School:
Home Schooled

Weight:
125

Experience:
RS


04/29/2012

Golden Gophers Hand Out Postseason Awards

Zach Sanders voted team MVP second straight year

04/16/2012

Brad Dozeal wins Greco-Roman Title at FILA Junior Nationals

Storley and Schiller take second place in freestyle

11/12/2011

Minnesota Earns Nine Titles at the 41st Annual Bison Open

Gophers take on No. 5 Cornell and No. 1 Penn State next weekend

10/24/2011

Minnesota Wrestling Kick-Off Set for Saturday

Fans are welcome to attend a free practice and have lunch prior to the Minnesota vs Iowa football game

2011-12 • FRESHMAN:
Overall Record: 2-3
Dual Meet Record: N/A
Big Ten Record: N/A
Pins: 0
Major Decisions: 0
Technical Falls: 1

Wrestled in two open tournaments in his first season with the Gophers • Finished the year with a record of 2-3 • Won two matches at the Bison Open, defeating North Dakota's Phil LeVine by a 5-2 decision and Travis Borchert of Southwest Minnesota State by a 5-3 decision.

HIGH SCHOOL:
Was home schooled • Finished third at the state meet in his senior year • Placed first at the Northwest Regionals • multiple state championships in Freestyle and Greco • High school coaches were Tommy Owen, Mike Bundy, Corey Fish, Ryan Butner and Rich Giampietri • Earned four letters in wrestling and two letters in football • Won the 2010 coaches award • 2010 Most Near Falls award.

PERSONAL:
Born on May 24, 1992 • Parents are Ron and Cindy Beard • Undecided on major • Father played football at Black Hills State University • Mother was on the track and field team at Montana State University • Has nine other siblings • Enjoys camping, swimming, spending time with family and friends as well as officiating for USA Wrestling.

Season Wt. Overall Wt. Cl. Dual Big Ten Points Pins MD TF v.Rnk Strk Fast Pin Big Ten's NCAA's
2011-12 125 2-3 2-3 - - - - - 1 - - - - -
Total 2-3 2-3 - - - - - 1 - - - - -

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