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Ben Sarasin
Ben Sarasin
Weight: 184
Year: So.
Hometown: Cedar Rapids, Iowa
High School: J. F. Kennedy
Position: 184

2019-20:

  • NWCA First Team All-American
  • Compiled a 26-1 record at 184 pounds
  • NCAA national qualifier at 184 pounds
  • Placed second at NCAA Upper Midwest Regional (184 pounds)
  • UAA Champion at 184 pounds
  • Won the Wisconsin-Platteville Invite, Trine Invite, MSOE Invite and Elmhurst Invite
  • Placed sixth at the Wheaton Invite
  • Won 16-straight matches to start the season
  • Totaled five technical falls and four pins on the season
  • d3wrestle.com Wrestler of the Week (Nov. 13)
  • UAA Athlete of the Week (Nov. 11, Nov. 18, Dec. 9)
  • CoSIDA Third Team Academic All-American
  • NWCA Scholar All-American
  • UAA All-Academic Team

2018-19:

  • All-American after finishing seventh at 174 pounds at the NCAA Championships
  • Posted a 32-8 record on the season
  • NCAA national qualifier at 174 pounds
  • NCAA Upper Midwest Regional champion at 174 pounds
  • UAA Champion at 174 pounds
  • Won the Wisconsin-Platteville Invite
  • Placed second at the MSOE Invite, third at the Harper Open and fifth at the Concordia (Wis.) Open
  • Led the team with seven technical falls on the year
  • UAA Athlete of the Week (Feb. 25)
  • NWCA Scholar All-American

Personal:

  • Major: Economics