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Issiah Burks

Hemet, Calif.
Previous School
Hemet HS
Honors and Awards

-2021 GPAC Championships: 5th place (157)
-2020-21  GPAC Wrestler of the Week (Dec. 16)
-2020 GPAC Championships: 5th place (165)

Issiah Burks

Weight Class: 157
Junior, 157

2020-21: Redshirt Junior
Posted an overall rcord of 23-10 (7-3 in duals) with 12 pins ... placed fifth in the GPAC at 157 ... produced tournament place finishes of first at the Dakota Wesleyan Open, second at the York Open and third at the Hastings Open.

2019-20: Sophomore
Posted an overall record of 19-20 at 165 pounds ... 8-7 mark in duals ... placed fifth in the GPAC at 165 ... collected 11 pins.

2018-19: Freshman
Went 5-5 overall and 1-1 in dual meets ... recorded three victories at the Dakota Wesleyan Open ... turned in two pins.

High School
Prepped under head coaches Chris Santana, Corey Wilson, John Nieblas and Aaron Rhoades … lettered for four years and started for three … served as team captain for one year … named the All-League MVP and the two-time wrestling MVP … received the Coaches Award.

Born in Hemet, Calif., on March 3, 1999 … son of Gretchen Burks. 

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