Pat Smith  
Pat Smith
Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Chaska, Minn.

High School:
Chaska HS

Weight:
157 / 165

Experience:
HS


01/01/2013

After Day One, Gophers Sit Second at Southern Scuffle

Seven wrestlers still alive for championship titles

12/13/2012

Gophers Compete At UNI Open

Three make top-five finishes

12/07/2012

Four Gophers Win Titles at Finn Grinaker Cobber Open

Minnesota dominates 149, 157, 184, and 197 weight classes

11/24/2012

Gophers Make History with Sweep of Bison Quad

Robinson became the all-time winningest coach in Minnesota Wrestling history

11/11/2012

Minnesota Crowns Five Champions at Bison Open

Gophers go undefeated on the day to capture titles

2013-14 • REDSHIRTJUNIOR
Overall Record:
15-8
Dual Meet Record:N/A
Big Ten Record:N/A
Pins:8
Major Decisions:2
Technical Falls:0

Academic All-Big TenWent 4-1 at North Country Open, losing only to fellow Gopher Brandon Kingsley • Victories at North Country Open including a pin 45 seconds into his opening match against Brian McCann of St. John's (MN), a pin against Colton Stoddard of Southwest Minnesota State and a major decision over Shane Fesenmaier Went 5-1 at University of Dubuque Open, including four victories by pin in a five-match stretch

2012-13 • REDSHIRT SOPHOMORE
Overall Record:21-9
Dual Meet Record:1-0
Big Ten Record:N/A
Pins:4
Major Decisions:3
Technical Falls:1

Finished season with 21-9 record and 1-0 dual record • Tallied three wins by fall • Competed mostly in open tournaments • Defeated David Booth of Itasca at the Bison Quad • Finished the Bison Open with a 5-1 record • Finished fourth at the Finn Grinnaker Open, scoring a 5-3 sudden victory against Jake Horn of St. Cloud State • Won match against Purdue's Alex Griffin in a 6-4 decision • Compiled 4-1 record finishing in second place at the North Country Open

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

Placed among top-eight wrestlers at the 2012 Olympic Trials in Greco-Roman

2010-11 • REDSHIRT FRESHMAN
Overall Record:10-9
Dual Meet Record:1-3
Big Ten Record:N/A
Pins:0
Major Decisions:1
Technical Falls: 0

Went 10-9 overall and 1-3 in dual matches • defeated Luke Greco of Missouri (6-1) at the Kaufman-Brand Open • also beat Iowa's Stew Gilmor (6-2) in the consolation • defeated Nick LaFevre of the Citadel at the Southern Scuffle • recorded a decision over Cal State Fullerton's Cody Howe 10-6 • earned his first letter

2009-10 • FRESHMAN (REDSHIRTED)
Went 11-4 in his first season in the Maroon and Gold • began season with a 4-2 mark at 149, and closed with a 7-4 tally at 157 • won three matches by fall and one by major decision • lost by fall in his first career match in 4:38 to Austin Carmichael of Augustana on 1/16 • first career win came on 1/16 in the next match, as a 13-4 major over Matt Taylor • was a winner in his first match at 157, avenging the loss to Austin Carmichael with a 604 decision on 1/30 • closed the season as a champion at the Duhawk open on 2/6, going 4-0 and beating Brad Nardick of Wisconsin 7-4 in the championship match • went 3-2 at the North Country Open on 1/30, winning two matches by fall over Nic Harrison of Southwest Minnesota (1:51) and over Kerron Williams of MSU Moorhead (2:41) • first competition came on 1/16 at the Worthington Open, placing fourth with a 4-2 mark.

HIGH SCHOOL:
2009 graduate of Chaska High School • coached by Ned Shuck and Mike Houck • five-time letter winner and two-time state place winner, finishing third at the 2008 Minnesota high school state tournament at 135 pounds and second in 2009 • considered the No. 11-rated recruit in his weight class • compiled a 177-31 career high school record • also honored as an NHSCA Junior National All-American • earned All-American honors from both USA Wrestling and the NHSCA • an "A" Honor Roll member and a member of the National Honor society • finished with a grade point average of 3.75

PERSONAL
Born Dec. 19, 1990 • son of Harry and Sue Smith • has an older brother, Zach and an older sister Sarah • undeclared on a major • lists most memorable sports thrill as earning All-America honors


Season Overall Dual Big Ten Pins MD TF Big Ten Finish NCAA Finish
2009-10 11-4 - - 3 1 - - -
2010-11 10-9 1-3 - - 1 - - -
2011-12 - - - - - - - -
2012-13 21-9 - - 4 3 1 - -
2013-14 15-8 - - 8 2 - - -

Total

57-30 1-3 - 15 7 1 - -