GopherSports will be doing a series of Q&As with incoming freshmen wrestlers to lead into the season.
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Did not see any action for the season.
Won the conference title four years in a row (2009-12), becoming Union County High School's first ever state champion Helped his squad to twoteam Tri Eastern Conference titles (2010, 2012) Four-time Sectional andRegionalAll-Area selections Twice named Semi-State All-Area Won individual state championships in 2009 and 2010 Took third at state in 2011 Finished runner-up at 2010 Flow Nationalsto be named All-America Four-time varsity letterwinner High school coaches were Dan Briggs and Jeff Matthews Four-time winner of Mental Attitude Award.
Born December 15, 1992 Son of Troy and Tina Phillips Has a younger sister, Ashley (14) Enjoys hunting and fishing Lists winning his first state title as his most memorable sports thrill Major is undecided.
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Gophers Compete in Junior World Team Trials
Four Minnesota wrestlers were among those seeking a spot on Team USA in the weekend qualifying tournament hosted in Irving, Texas
McKee Wins Thriller at Beat the Streets
Overcoming deficits of 2-0 and 4-2, Gopher commit Mitch McKee earned a thrilling victory over the Asian junior champion at Beat the Streets in Times Square
Minnesota graduates four wrestlers from this year’s roster, each with their own unique path forward now that their collegiate wrestling careers have ended