Brandon Starkey | Weight class: 149
Hometown: St. Paul, Neb.
Previous School: St. Paul
Major: Exercise Science
Starkey completed his career with a combined record of 18-16 as a senior, wrestling at 149, 157 and 165...went 11-12 at 157, 6-4 at 149 and 1-0 at 165...placed fourth at both the Bethany Sweded Open (Nov. 10) and the Hastings Quality Hotel Open (Jan. 12) while competing at 157...took fifth place at 149 at the Buena Vista Open on Dec. 8...tallied two pins and one victory apiece by major decision and technical fall...racked up 44 takedowns, 44 escapes, 11 reversals and 14 near falls on the season...finished career with school records for wins (70), matches wrestled (128) and tournament place finishes (12).
Brandon wrestled at St. Paul high school for four years ... He has a career total of 141 wins ... He also holds many records at his high school ... He was also on the football team.
Born on May 29 in Grand Island, Nebraska ... Son of Mark and Brenda Starkey ... Has one sibling, Austin who is currently on the Concordia wrestling team.