UI head coach wants to see urgency, fight, points, separation and domination out of 2013-14 Hawkeyes
NCAA champion named Most Valuable Wrestler at annual awards banquet
Tony Ramos and Derek St. John move through semis and into champoionship finals
Iowa sits in fourth place, has seven wrestlers alive in the tournament
UI freshman 197-pounder is 3rd family member to qualify for NCAA Tournament
NCAA Wrestling Session III Friday, March 22, 2013
NCAA Wrestling Session IV Friday, March 22, 2013
NCAA Wrestling Session I Thursday, March 21, 2013
B1G Championships Session III Sunday, March 10, 2013
B1G Wrestling Session I Saturday, March 9, 2013
2012-13 -- recorded a 20-17 overall record, including a 4-4 Big Ten dual record... shared Most Improved Wrestler award with Nick Moore and Mark Ballweg... started 19 duals... recorded four major decisions... placed fourth at the Big Ten Championships... advanced to the round of 12 at the NCAA Championships... letterwinner... Dean's List.
High School -- three-time state qualifier... state individual and team champion as a senior... state runner-up as a sophomore... missed his junior season with a broken elbow... three-time all-district honoree... competed at 2011 Fargo Nationals, placing third in freestyle and fourth in Greco-Roman.
Personal -- born January 6, 1993... parents are Steve and Bonnie Burak... siblings include brother Gabe and Micah, Gabe wrestled at Northern Colorado and Penn, Micah wrestled at Penn... open major.