Dylan Reel
Dylan  Reel


Washington, Ill.

High School:
Washington HS



Pfarr Continues Streak, Wins 184 Title at MSU-Moorhead Dragon Wrestling Open

Pfarr riding seven-match win streak for two championships in two weeks


Minnesota Crowns Five Champions at Bison Open

Gophers go undefeated on the day to capture titles


Gophers Debut at Warren Williamson/Daktronics Open

Freshman Michael Kroells captures title in heavyweight competition


Get to Know Your Gophers: Dylan Reel

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.

Overall Record: 18-5
Dual Meet Record: N/A
Big Ten Record: N/A
Pins: 7
Major Decisions: 3
Technical Falls: 1

Finished season with 18-5 overall record in open competition • Earned fifth place victory at Dakronics Open • Took second at the Bison Open defeating teammate No. 10 Cody Yohn in a 3-2 decision during semifinals • Took title at the MSU Moorhead Open (12/1) and the North Country Open (2/2) • Saw 14-6 major decision over Peyton Walsh at the Southern Scufflle • won seven matches by falls

Three-time State Champion • Two-time Greco-Roman National Champion • Named USA Wrestling All-American for both Freestyle and Greco-Roman six times (2008-2012) • Earned All-Conference, All-Area, and All-State accolades all four years of high school for wrestling • Also lettered in football and track • Two-time All-Conference, All-Area, and All-State selection for football

Born December 13, 1993 • Son of Mike and Malissa Baker • Has five siblings; Britt (22), Austin (17), Ethan (14), Hayley (11), andBraden (6) • Lists most memorable sports thrill as winning the national title in Fargo, N.D. by scoring a last second takedown in the third period • Also enjoys juggling, ninja tumbling, fishing, and hunting • Planning to major in communications and business

Season Overall Dual Big Ten Pins MD TF Big Ten Finish NCAA Finish
2012-13 18-5 - - 7 3 1 - -
2013-14 - - - - - - - -


18-5 - - 7 3 1 - -


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.

Two Minnesota Wrestlers Reach World Trial Finals

Two Minnesota Wrestlers Reach World Trial Finals

5/19/2018 - Wrestling

It was a day highlighted by the Minnesota heavyweights, but a total of eight Minnesota wrestlers took part in the senior level of the World Team Trials.

Steveson Earns Junior World Team Trials Final Bid

Steveson Earns Junior World Team Trials Final Bid

5/18/2018 - Wrestling

Two current and three incoming University of Minnesota wrestlers took part in the junior level of the World Team Trials on Friday.

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