GopherSports will be doing a series of Q&As with incoming freshmen wrestlers to lead into the season.
2013-14 SEASON REDSHIRT FRESHMAN
Overall Record: 9-3 Dual Meet Record: N/A Big Ten Record: N/A Pins: 2 Major Decisions: 0 Technical Falls: 1
Academic All-Big Ten Finished the season with a 9-3 overall record, competing solely in open meets Finished sixth at the Bison Open, including a win by technical fall in the second round against Robiel Tesfaldet of South Dakota State Went 3-1 at North Country Open, including a pin against Brice Gorslin of Dickinson State Went 3-0 at the University of Dubuque Open, propelled by an opening round pin against Denzel King of Loras
2012-13 FRESHMAN (REDSHIRTED) Overall Record: 10-11 Dual Meet Record: N/A Big Ten Record: N/A Pins:6 Major Decisions: 1 Technical Falls: 0
Finished the season with a 10-11 overall record, competing solely in open meets Defeated Dillion Horstman of Midland in the first round of the Daktronics Open Also defeated Chad McCannon of Iowa Central in the second round Finished with a 2-2 record at the UNI Open (12/8) At the Flash Flanagan Open he recorded a major decision against Bo Bettinson of Waldorf in the quarterfinals Ended the open with a 2:00 forfeit win over Denzel King of Triton Finished fourth at the North Country Open with a 5-2 win over Sammy Roundtree of St. Johns in the first round
HIGH SCHOOL Three-time Iowa State Champion All-Conference and All-State in 2009, 2010, 2011, 2012 Earned All-America honors from USA Wrestling in 2011 and from Siouxland Sports Authority in 2012 Held the conference, sectional, and district championship title all four years while in high school Went 45-6 as a freshman in 2009 and posted a 43-2 record as a sophomore Went undefeated (45-0) during his junior campaign Dropped only one match in his senior season to compile an overall record of 50-1 As a senior, helped his team to a 24-4 overall record and a 5th place finish at the State Duals Named Iowa High School Class 1A Mr. Wrestler of the Year Finalist Named team's Most Valuable Wrestler for three straight years (2010, 2011, 2012) Holds the record for most career wins (183) at Woodbury Central Wrestled for Head Coach Adam McElrath Earned four varsity letters in wrestling, four in baseball, and one in speech Named First Team All-Conference and Second Team All-District for baseball Member of the High Honor Roll.
PERSONAL Born November 23, 1993 Son of Johnny and Debbie Bremer Has two older brothers, Andy (28) and Tyler (27) Lists most memorbale sports thrill as becoming the 75th wrestler in Iowa state history to win three straight titles Enjoys football, baseball, fishing, and cooking Plans to major in Sport Management with a minor in Marketing