Ken Burkhardt Jr. Athletics
Hometown: Milford, Neb.
Alma Mater: Concordia University, Nebraska
Ken Burkhardt Jr. completed his first season (2017-18) as a student assistant coach following a successful four-year run as a Bulldog. A four-time NAIA national qualifier, Burkhardt Jr. collected three career All-America awards at 197 pounds. He finished his career as the winningest wrestler in program history, recording 122 victories, including a career best 36 wins as a senior. He was named first team All-GPAC once, second team All-GPAC twice and honorable mention All-GPAC once. He helped the program capture GPAC titles in three-straight seasons.
The native of Milford, Neb., collected NWCA All-Academic accolades. He earned his degree in secondary education.