Randy Hanson
Randy Hanson

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Bethel, Alaska

High School:
Bethel Regional HS

Weight:
141

Experience:
1L


03/31/2013

Wrestling Places Eight on Winter Academic All-Big Ten

Overall conference list includes 90 wrestlers

03/27/2013

Minnesota Places 62 on Winter Academic All-Big Ten Teams

For the second year in a row, gymnast Nathan Fortunato posted an unblemished 4.0 GPA.

02/03/2013

Yohn Gets Pin; Gophers Tally Win on Senior Day

Minnesota scores five majors and a fall en route to 32-6 victory over Michigan State

01/01/2012

Gophers Sit in Second Place after Day 1 of Southern Scuffle

Penn State leads overall tournament

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

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2013-14 • REDSHIRT JUNIOR
Overall Record: 2-1
Dual Meet Record:N/A
Big Ten Record:
N/A
Pins:N/A
Major Decisions:N/A
Technical Falls:N/A

Academic All-Big Ten

2012-13• REDSHIRT SOPHOMORE
Overall Record:7-4
Dual Meet Record:0-1
Big Ten Record:0-1
Pins:0
Major Decisions:0
Technical Falls:0

Finished the season with a 8-10 record•Wrestled his first-career Big Ten dual match against Michigan State

2011-12 • REDSHIRT FRESHMAN
Overall Record:13-10
Dual Meet Record:N/A
Big Ten Record: N/A
Pins: 0
Major Decisions:0
Technical Falls:0

Won 13 matches in open tournaments in the 2011-12 season • Went 3-1 at the Bison Open • Finished 3-1 at the Finn Grinaker Open • Competed at both the Husky and North Country Open • Defeated Cameron Throckmorton of North Carolina by a 4-1 decision at the Southern Scuffle.


2010-11 • FRESHMAN (REDSHIRTED)

Overall Record: 8-10
Dual Meet Record: N/A
Big Ten Record: N/A
Pins:3
Major Decisions: 1
Technical Falls: 0

Finished the season with a 8-10 record • Recorded three pins and one major decision • Awarded Freshman Academic Award • Competed at the UNI Open, going 1-2 in the 133 class • Went 1-2 at the Husky Open after pinning Jesse Hylton of Augsburg at 5:03 • Finished 2-2 at the Bison Open, winning his first match by pinning Jacob Love of North Dakota State at 4:28 • Also defeated Adam Jennings of Southwest Minnesota State University, 9-7

HIGH SCHOOL
A 2010 graduate of Bethel Regional High School •A three-time state champion in three different weight classes • Claimed top honors at the state tournament at 125-pounds as a senior in 2009 • Captured the 2008 state championship at 119-pounds • Clinched his first individual title in 2007 at 103-pounds • Maintained a 4.0 GPA and was ranked No. 1 in his class academically


PERSONAL Born Dec. 20, 1991 • Son of Rick and Kathy Hanson • Plans to major in kinesiology • Has one sibling, Natalie (22) • Randy's most memorable sports thrill was winning his first state title • Enjoys doing outdoor activities such as fishing

Season Overall Dual Big Ten Pins MD TF Big Ten Finish NCAA Finish
2010-11 8-10 - - 3 1 - - -
2011-12 13-10 - - - - - - -
2012-13 7-4 0-1 0-1 - - - - -
2013-14 2-1 - - - - - - -
Total 30-25 0-1 0-1 3 1 - - -

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