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:
- -
Technical Falls:
- -

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

Steveson Awarded Junior Hodge Trophy

Steveson Awarded Junior Hodge Trophy

5/24/2018 - Wrestling

Incoming freshman, and No. 1 recruit, Gable Steveson has been named the Junior Dan Hodge Trophy winner by WIN magazine.

Wrestling Adds All-American Sean Russell

Wrestling Adds All-American Sean Russell

5/23/2018 - Wrestling

University of Minnesota head wrestling coach Brandon Eggum has announced the addition of 125-pound, 2017 All-American, Sean Russell to the Golden Gophers.

Zillmer, Nelson Compete in World Team Trial Finals

Zillmer, Nelson Compete in World Team Trial Finals

5/20/2018 - Wrestling

There were two Minnesota wrestlers who battled in the best-of-three finals at the World Team Trials with Hayden Zillmer earning a Final X birth at 92-kilograms.

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