Zach Stepan
Zach Stepan

RS Junior

Zimmerman, Minn.

High School:
Zimmerman HS


125 lbs.


Brad Dozeal wins Greco-Roman Title at FILA Junior Nationals

Storley and Schiller take second place in freestyle


Minnesota Wrestling Kick-Off Set for Saturday

Fans are welcome to attend a free practice and have lunch prior to the Minnesota vs Iowa football game

2011-12 • FRESHMAN:
Went 8-4 in open tournaments in his first year at Minnesota • Recorded one win by fall • Scored two wins by a major decision • Picked up one victory by technical fall • Won the Finn Grinaker Open after going 4-0 • Scored his two major decisions in the Open • Tallied 54 points and gave up 21 in his four matches • Went 2-2 at the UNI Open after pinning Minnesota State-Mankato's Same Abdisa at the 2:43 mark • Scored a 20-4 technical fall win over Seth Johnson of Rochester College at the Husky Open.

A 2011 graduate of Zimmerman High School • Earned seven varsity letters in high school in wrestling (5), soccer (1) and track/field (1) • Was the state-runner up his senior year in high school • Placed sixth at the 2011 Greco Junior Nationals.

Born on September 4, 1992 • Intends to major in mechanical engineering • Son of Jim and Desiree Stepan • Has one sister Alexis (14) • Was on the honor roll all four years of high school • Awarded the EXCEL Leadership 2010 award • Was the student of the year in his senior year • Senior class secretary • Enjoys hunting and playing sports.

Season Wt. Overall Wt. Cl. Dual Big Ten Points Pins MD TF v.Rnk Strk Fast Pin Big Ten's NCAA's
2011-12 125 8-4 8-4 - - - 1 2 1 - - 2:43 - -
Total - 8-4 8-4 - - - 1 2 1 - - 2:43 - -


Get to Know Zach Sanders


One of just 10 four-time All-Americans in program history, Sanders brings a track record of consistent success to the Gophers’ volunteer assistant position

Lawrence and Neu Celebrate Hall of Fame Inductions


Two former national champs entered the “M” Club Hall of Fame on Thursday and then appeared at sporting events throughout the weekend to celebrate their accomplishments

Gopher to Host Open Practice


Get a sneak peek at the 2016-17 Minnesota wrestling team during an open-doors practice on Oct. 29

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