Miles Patton
Miles  Patton

Class:
Sophomore

Hometown:
Rochester, Minn.

High School:
Mayo HS

Weight:
149

Experience:
1L


04/30/2017

McKee Repeats as Junior National Champion

McKee's second consecutive 60-kilogram title highlighted a strong weekend of competition for current Gophers at the UWW Junior National Championships in Las Vegas

04/25/2017

Gophers Ready to Tackle UWW Jr. Nationals

Five current Gophers will be in the field in Las Vegas for the nation's premier 20-and-under wrestling freestyle and Greco tournaments

03/22/2017

Nine Gophers Named Academic All-Big Ten

Five of the team's NCAA qualifiers are among those honored by the conference for achievements in the classroom

04/25/2016

Gopher Wrestling Wraps Up Season at Awards Banquet

Program celebrates the outstanding individual accomplishments of the previous season and the careers of its senior class

12/07/2015

Three Gophers Compete in Buena Vista Open

Bobby Steveson now has two titles in two career collegiate tournaments after winning 197-pound title

CAREER HIGHLIGHTS

  • Letterwinner ('16)
  • Removed redshirt to wrestle first seven duals of freshman season for injured Jake Short
  • Team's Freshman Academic Award winner ('16)

2016-17 • SOPHOMORE (REDSHIRTED)
Overall Record:
- -
Dual Meet Record:
- -
Big Ten Record:
- -
Pins:
- -
Major Decisions:
- -
Technical Falls:
- -

Did not compete in 2016-17 season due to injury

2015-16 • FRESHMAN

Overall Record:
9-11
Dual Meet Record: 0-7
Big Ten Record: - -
Pins: - -
Major Decisions: 1
Technical Falls: 4

Letterwinner • made collegiate debut at Daktronics Open • won first two matches by technical fall • made dual debut at Gopher Duals • placed sixth at Buena Vista Openrecorded four technical falls during the season • went on six-match win streak in wrestlebacks of Buena Vista Open • five of nine wins were bonus point victories • had two matches against ranked opponents

HIGH SCHOOL
Five-time All-Conference honoree • Two-time All-State selection • Two-time USA preseason nationals placewinner • 2015 Greco-Roman All-American at USA Wrestling junior nationals • Two-time First Team Academic All-State in wrestling • Also played soccer • Academic All-Conference in soccer as well • Coached by Art Trimble


PERSONAL
Son of Steve and Bonita Patton • Has two siblings, Blake and Devon • Most memorable sports thrill was winning his state semifinal match his senior year and advancing to the finals • Off the mat, he enjoys spending time with friends and watching Netflix • Undecided on his major at this point, but would like to attend law school one day



Season Overall Dual Big Ten Pins Maj. Dec. Tech. Fall B1G Finish NCAA Finish
2015-16 9-11 0-7 - - - - 1 4 - - - -
2016-17 (RS) - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Totals 9-11 0-7 - - - - 1 4 - - - -



MORE HEADLINES

Three Top-Five Finishes Highlight Fargo 2017

7/18/2017

Four Minnesota signees were competing at Fargo this week at the Junior National Championships, with three of them finishing in the top five in their respective weight classes.

Storley Wins Bellator Debut in Impressive Fashion

7/17/2017

With a flurry of elbow blows, Storley secured his first Bellator victory with a technical knockout, and moved his professional MMA record to 6-0.

Eggum Tours Athletes Village

6/28/2017

Gopher Wrestling head coach Brandon Eggum toured the new University of Minnesota Athletes Village in June 2017.

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