Josh Shupe  
Josh Shupe

Class:
Junior

Hometown:
Marshfield, Wis.

High School:
Marshfield High School

Weight:
141


05/20/2013

Minnesota Wrestling Presents Team Awards

Tony Nelson named Most Valuable Wrestler

12/13/2012

Gophers Compete At UNI Open

Three make top-five finishes

12/08/2012

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

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

12/07/2012

Four Gophers Win Titles at Finn Grinaker Cobber Open

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

11/11/2012

Minnesota Crowns Five Champions at Bison Open

Gophers go undefeated on the day to capture titles

2012-13 • REDSHIRT SOPHOMORE
Overall Record:
13-12
Dual Meet Record:
0-2
Big Ten Record:0-2
Pins:0
Major Decisions:
2
Technical Falls:0

Academic All-Big Ten • Top Five Award at Golden Goldy's for having one of the five-best GPAs among all male Gopher student-athletes • Placed fifth at Bison Open with a record of 5-2 • Saw his first career Big Ten action wrestling in duals against Michigan State and Michigan, suffering defeats in both matches • Finished 3-1 at North County Open, earning a major decision over Fritz Vogel of St. Cloud State, 12-1


2012-13 • SOPHOMORE (REDSHIRTED)

Overall Record:3-14
Dual Meet Record:
N/A
Big Ten Record:N/A
Pins:0
Major Decisions:
1
Technical Falls:0

Finished season with 3-14 record • Saw 10-2 major decision against Justin Broberg of Simpson at the Daktronics Open • Named Gophers Underclassmen Academic Award for his 4.0 GPA • Won against Khadeem Stanton of Ellsworth in a 9-8 decision • Finished the Worthington Open (1/19) with a 1-2 record


HIGH SCHOOL

Holds Marshfield High School record for most takedowns in a season in 2011 • Holds the third highest record for most takedowns in a career • AP Scholar and "A" Honor Role Student • Letterwinner in both Football and Wrestling

PERSONAL

Plans to major in Kinesiology with a nutrition minor • Son of Colleen and Dean Shupe • Has one older sibling, Kara (24) • Former teammate of Brock Jensen, Quarterback for NDSU • Josh's most memorable sports thrill was wrestling on the raised platform for the Bi-State Tournament • Enjoys playing guitar, running, and drawing


Season Overall Dual Big Ten Pins MD TF Big Ten Finish NCAA Finish
2012-13 5-1 - - 1 1 - - -
2013-14 13-12 0-2 0-2 - 2 - - -

Total

18-13 0-2 0-2 1 3 - - -