2010-11 REDSHIRT JUNIOR: Overall Record: 6-6 Dual Meet Record: N/A Big Ten Record: N/A Pins: 3 Major Decisions: 0 Technical Falls: 0
Went 6-6 overall with four pins Pinned Northern State's Brett Robbins at the Kaufman-Brand Open Finished fifth at the Husky Open Picked up his second pin of the season against Ryan Dickinson of Northern State at the 1:01 mark in the first round at the Husky Open and picked up another pin in the second round over Minnesota State-Mankato's Jesse Westphal Earned third letter.
2009-10 REDSHIRT SOPHOMORE: Overall Record: 5-9 Dual Meet Record: 1-2 Big Ten Record: N/A Pins: 2 Major Decisions: 2 Technical Falls: 0
Went 5-9 on the season at 141 and 149 Opened season 0-2 and 141, before moving up to 149 and going 5-7 Went 1-3 in dual meets, all at 149 Won two matches by fall and two by major decision Wrestled once at the national duals, losing by fall to No. 1 Brent Metcalf in 2:18 Dropped a 3-6 decision to No. 14 Mitch Mueller of Iowa State Placed eighth at the Southern Scuffle with a 4-3 tally, losing 0-3 to John Nicholson of Old Dominion in the seventh place match Scored lone dual win with a 5-0 decision over Rocco DePaolo of Northern Colorado Went 0-2 at the Dragon Open Went 0-2 at the Kaufman-Brand Open Earned second letter.
2008-09 REDSHIRT FRESHMAN: Overall Record: 9-6 Dual Meet Record: 1-0 Big Ten Record: N/A Pins: 5 Major Decisions: 2 Technical Falls: 0
Posted a 9-6 record at 141 lbs. Victorious in only dual meet appearance, winning by fall in the season's second match Won a total of five matches by fall Earned two wins by major decision Opened the season with a 3-3 mark at the Bison Open, claiming sixth place honors Was knocked out of the winners bracket by teammate, and eventual champion, Mike Thorn Was in the line-up against Northern Colorado at the Northern Quad, and earned a fall for the win Earned a fourth place tally at the Flash Open in early January Named a U of M Maroon Scholar Athlete Earned first letter.
2007-08 REDSHIRTED: Wrestled in seven tournaments and recorded a 13-9 record that included seven pins during his redshirt campaign Pinned Hastings' Troy Allen in just :20 during a 2-2 showing at the Kaufman-Brand Open Recorded a pin and scored a technical fall during a third-place performance at the Husky Open Notched a pair of pins, including a stick of Iowa's Tyler Halverson, on his way to the 133-lb. title at the Flash Flanagan Went 1-1 to finish second at Worthington Open Stuck two opponents on his way to a second-place finish at the North Country Open.
HIGH SCHOOL: Graduated from Wayzata High School State runner-up at 125 pounds in Class AAA this past season Wayzata to conference and section titles and the state consolation championship in 2006-07 Two-time All-State selection Three-time section champion and four-time All-Conference selection Went 44-3 as a senior and posted a career record of 149-13 Won Minnesota Christmas Tournament in 2006 Lettered five times in wrestling.
PERSONAL: Son of Pat and Linda Zilverberg Father Pat and uncles Larry and Dan all wrestled for the Golden Gophers Interests include golf and fishing Born January 18, 1989 Majoring in business marketing education.