John Frisco
John  Frisco

Class:
Sophomore

Hometown:
Aberdeen, S.D.

High School:
Central HS

Weight:
184


06/04/2017

Five Gophers Place at University Nationals

Tommy Thorn marched to the title bout at 65 kilograms, while teammates Ethan Lizak, Skyler Petry, Bobby Steveson and Rylee Streifel all reached the podium

06/02/2017

Gophers Send 14 to University Nationals

Spread across seven different weight classes, 14 current Gophers will wrestle freestyle in Akron, Ohio this weekend in one of the nation’s top summer tournaments for collegiate wrestlers

11/01/2015

Gophers Win Three Titles at Dak

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

2016-17 • REDSHIRT FRESHMAN
Overall Record:
- -
Dual Meet Record:
- -
Big Ten Record:
- -
Pins:
- -
Major Decisions:
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Technical Falls:
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Did not wrestle in 2016-17 due to injury

2015-16 • FRESHMAN (REDSHIRTED)

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


Competed at Daktronics Open, marking his collegiate debut

HIGH SCHOOL
Five-time All-Conference selection • Five-time All-State honoree • 2015 state tournament most outstanding wrestler • South Dakota Wrestler of the Year • School record-holder for career wins, winning percentage and win streak • 2015 USA Wrestling folkstyle junior national champ • Also played football and baseball in high school • Coached by Rocky Burkett, Donnie Bowden and Merle Aske


PERSONAL
Son of Don and Delona Frisco • Has one sister, Claire • Most memorable sports thrill was winning junior folkstyle nationals • Away from wrestling, he enjoys hunting, fishing, playing Frisbee and video games • Plans to major in nursing



Season Overall Dual Big Ten Pins Maj. Dec. Tech. Fall B1G Finish NCAA Finish
2015-16 (RS) 0-1 - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
2016-17 - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Totals - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -

MORE HEADLINES

Match of the Week - Nov. 21

Match of the Week - Nov. 21

11/21/2017 - Wrestling

Each week the Gophers sit down with a wrestler to discuss the best match of that week. Stay updated with each week with this Match of the Week page that will be updated all season long!

Highlights: SDSU/OSU

Highlights: SDSU/OSU

11/20/2017 - Wrestling

The No. 6 Gophers split in their ranked weekend with a win against No. 16 SDSU and a loss to No. 3 Oklahoma State. Here are some of the best highlights from the epic weekend.

Gophers Drop Tough Road Dual to Cowboys

Gophers Drop Tough Road Dual to Cowboys

11/19/2017 - Wrestling

The University of Minnesota wrestling team suffered its first defeat of the season, 30-3, to Oklahoma State on Sunday afternoon.

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