Burak outscores opponents 64-1 to win 97 kg/213 lbs. freestyle national championship
Hawkeyes represented in freestyle and Greco-Roman tournaments
Iowa placed 2nd at NCAA Championships to earn a trophy for the 8th straight year
Iowa picked up a 27-9 conference win over No. 23 ranked Rutgers on Friday night.
The Open Wrestling Championships begin Friday at Las Vegas Convention Center
No. 1 Iowa 30, No. 13 Virginia 6 Sunday, Feb. 15, 2015
2013-14 -- posted a 23-1 record at 125 pounds... won titles at Jim Fox, William Penn and Pat "Flash" Flanagan Opens, placing second at Grand View Open... won freshman division title at Luther Open and freshman/sophomore division title at Joe Parisi Open... his overall winning percentage (.958) led team... pinned nine opponents, which ranked second on the team... scored three major decisions and one technical fall... placed fifth at University Nationals (57 kg).
High School -- two-time state champion, earning 103-pound title as a junior and 113-pound title as a senior... placed third at state meet as a sophomore... Asics first team All-American as a junior... Iowa City West Bernie Saggau Award Winner for class of 2012.... coached by former Hawkeyes Mark Reiland and Chad Beatty.
Personal -- born June 10, 1994... son of Phil and Renee Laux... has one sister, Mackenzie... pre-business major.
|Overall||Dual||Big Ten Dual||Dual Pts.||Big Ten||NCAA||TB||MD||TF||Pins||Fastest|
|2013-14||23-1||0-0||0-0||0||- -||- -||0-0||3-0||1-1||9-0||0:52|
|2014-15||3-3||0-2||0-1||0||- -||- -||0-0||0-0||0-0||1-0||0:28|