Awards and Honors:
2014 NCAA-qualifier (round of 12)
2014 Big 12 Championship (third-place)
2014 Southern Scuffle (sixth-place)
2014 Cliff Keen Las Vegas Invitational (eighth-place; 184 pounds)
2013 Harold Nichols Cyclone Open runner-up
Big 12 Wrestler of the Week (week of Feb. 11, 2013)
2013 NCAA-qualifier (round of 12)
2013 Big 12 runner-up
2013 ISU Freshman of the Year
NCAA-qualifier for the second consecutive season at 174 pounds… fell a match shy of the All-American podium for the second straight season after he was downed 3-2 by No. 7 seed Tyler Wilps of Pitt in the round of 12… finished the NCAA Championships 3-2 with a pin and two wins by decision… took sixth-place at the Southern Scuffle after finishing 5-2… trailed Cody Johnston of Missouri 6-0 heading into the final period of his opening round match at the Scuffle, before exploding in the third to score 13 points en route to a 13-10 victory… took eighth-place at the Cliff Keen Las Vegas Invite wrestling up a weight class at 184 pounds… scored his first offensive points against two-time NCAA champion Chris Perry of Oklahoma State… took Perry down twice in a 6-4 dual loss… picked up career win No. 40 on Feb. 8 over UNI’s Cody Caldwell, downing the Panther grappler 9-5 in a hostile West Gym… finished the year 25-6 overall and 8-7 in duals… tallied three pins and two tech falls.
NCAA-qualifier at 174 pounds… went 2-2 at the NCAA Championships, missing the All-American podium by one match… upset the No. 12 seed Dan Yates (Michigan) and the No. 7 seed Jordan Blanton (Illinois) in his first two matches of the national tournament… his 16-14 win over three-time All-American Jordan Blanton in the second-round was the highest scoring match of the 2013 NCAA Championships… went 20-9 overall in his first season, tallying an impressive 11-3 record in duals… clinched an automatic bid to the NCAA Championships with his runner-up finish at the Big 12 Championships to eventual NCAA champion Chris Perry of Oklahoma State… tallied bonus points in seven duals, earning five major decisions, one pin and one tech fall… named the Big 12 Wrestler of the Week on Feb. 11, making him the only freshman to receive the honor
Redshirted initial collegiate season... posted a record of 12-3 while competing unattatched… placed second at the UNI Open with a 3-1 record, earning a major decision 16-3 over Northern Iowa’s Austin Gelbach and a win by technical fall over Wade Goblin of Upper Iowa 20-3… placed fifth at the Midlands Championships with a 5-2 record and a technical fall over Clarion’s Ryan Darch 16-0… placed first at the Grand View Open with a 4-0 record, pinning Ellsworth’s Travis Jones and Cody Schurman of Northern Iowa en route to the top of the podium.
3-time state champion at Ballard-Huxley winning titles as a sophomore (135), junior (152) and senior (171)… runner-up at 130 as a freshman... compiled a career prep record of 173-9… Fargo All-American.
Born September 2, 1992… son of Tim and Joy Weatherman… older brother Trent is also a member of the team.