Brenton Beard
Brenton  Beard

RS Junior

Liberty Lake, Wash.

High School:
Home Schooled




Golden Gophers Hand Out Postseason Awards

Zach Sanders voted team MVP second straight year


Brad Dozeal wins Greco-Roman Title at FILA Junior Nationals

Storley and Schiller take second place in freestyle


Minnesota Earns Nine Titles at the 41st Annual Bison Open

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


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.

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.

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 - - - - -


Lizak Takes Fourth as Gophers End Season at NCAAs

Lizak Takes Fourth as Gophers End Season at NCAAs

3/17/2018 - Wrestling

The last Gopher standing at the end of three grueling days of competition in Cleveland closed out Minnesota’s 2017-18 campaign

Lizak Becomes Two-Time All-American

Lizak Becomes Two-Time All-American

3/16/2018 - Wrestling

Ethan Lizak’s march through wrestlebacks highlighted Minnesota’s second day at the NCAA Championships in Cleveland

Minnesota Wraps Up Opening Day at NCAAs

Minnesota Wraps Up Opening Day at NCAAs

3/15/2018 - Wrestling

Five Gophers will look to work their way through wrestlebacks tomorrow to earn All-America honors

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