Chris Pfarr
Chris  Pfarr


Le Sueur, Minn.

High School:
Le Sueur-Henderson HS




Cowboys Hang on to Edge Gophers, 20-17

With Minnesota and Oklahoma State splitting 10 matches, bonus points made the difference in Sunday’s result


Gophers Power Past Air Force

Three victories at crucial times, most notably a pin by Brandon Kingsley at 157 pounds, led the Gophers to a 22-12 win against Air Force


Minnesota Falls to Three Ranked Foes in New York

The Gophers lost matches to No. 5 Lehigh, No. 12 NC State and No. 13 North Carolina in the program's return to the Northeast Duals after a nine-year absence


No. 24 Minnesota Sweeps Gopher Duals

The Gophers begin their regular season 3-0 after a trio of victories over Grand Canyon, Virginia and South Dakota State


Gophers Win Three Titles at Dak

19 different Minnesota wrestlers bring home top-six performances from the Warren Williamson/Daktronics Open


Gophers vs Air Force

Wrestling Dual vs Falcons

Photo Gallery


Overall Record:
Dual Meet Record: 0-3
Big Ten Record: - -
Pins: 4
Major Decisions: 1
Technical Falls: - -

Letterwinner • Academic All-Big Ten • Competed in four open tournaments while also appearing in three duals early in the season, replacing Scott Schiller who was out with injury • Made his career dual debut in season-opening meet at Air Force, dropping a major decision to Jack Carda • Finished the season with back-to-back third-place finishes in tournaments • Began third-place run at Wisconsin Open with consecutive pins of Justin Benero (Harper College) and teammate Faris Karaborni • Also eanred a major decision during the Wisconsin Open, defeating Taylor Hilderbrandt (Wisconsin-Whitewater), 11-2, in the consolation semifinals • Began North Country Open with a first-period pin against Alex Kubicek (Rochester Community & Technical College) en route to a third-place finish


Overall Record:
Dual Meet Record: - -
Big Ten Record: - -
Pins: 2
Major Decisions: 1
Technical Falls: 1

Finished the season with a 11-12 overall record, competing solely in open meets • Recorded his first career pin at Minnesota during the Dragon Open against Trevour Chavez of North Dakota State • Won three matches at North Country Open, one by pin, one by major decision and one by technical fall


2013 graduate of Le Sueur-Henderson High School • Graduated with High Honors • Lettered in football, wrestling and baseball • All-Conference Baseball 2013 • All-Conference Football 2013 • All-Conference Wrestling 2010 and 2013 • All-State wrestling 2011, 2012, and 2013 • Academic All-State


Born January 27, 1995 • Son of David and Robyn Pfarr • Siblings Matthew, Erin and Brett • Brother Brett also is a Gopher wrestler • Brother Matthew wrestled at St. John's • Lists going to State in football as his most memorable sports thrill • Enjoys hunting, fishing and going to the lake

Season Overall Dual Big Ten Pins Maj. Dec. Tech. Fall B1G Finish NCAA Finish
2013-14 (RS) 11-12 - - - - 2 1 1 - - - -
2014-15 11-9 0-3 - - 4 1 - - - - - -
Totals 11-9 0-3 - - 4 1 - - - - - -


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