GopherSports will be doing a series of Q&As with incoming freshmen wrestlers to lead into the season.
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Did not see any action for the season.
Won the conference title four years in a row (2009-12), becoming Union County High School's first ever state champion Helped his squad to twoteam Tri Eastern Conference titles (2010, 2012) Four-time Sectional andRegionalAll-Area selections Twice named Semi-State All-Area Won individual state championships in 2009 and 2010 Took third at state in 2011 Finished runner-up at 2010 Flow Nationalsto be named All-America Four-time varsity letterwinner High school coaches were Dan Briggs and Jeff Matthews Four-time winner of Mental Attitude Award.
Born December 15, 1992 Son of Troy and Tina Phillips Has a younger sister, Ashley (14) Enjoys hunting and fishing Lists winning his first state title as his most memorable sports thrill Major is undecided.
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Gophers Take Fourth in Las Vegas
Jake Short and Brett Pfarr won individual titles, helping to power Minnesota to a top-five finish in the Cliff Keen Invitational for the third straight season
Gophers Win Two Titles at UNI Open
Ethan Lizak and Tommy Thorn won the 125- and 141-pound titles, respectively, leading a group of 10 Gopher placewinners in Cedar Falls
Gophers in Third after First Day in Desert
With six wrestlers still alive for tomorrow’s final day, including four on the championship side, Minnesota is in position for a strong finish in the nationally acclaimed event