Brad Diekhaus
Brad Diekhaus

Class:
RS Senior

Hometown:
St. Charles, Mo.

High School:
Francis Howell Central

Weight:
184


2008-09: Earned three decisions and two pins throughout the season ... placed fourth in the MAC Championships ... earned victories over Iowa's Grant Gambrall and Wisconsin's Eric Bugenhagen in the Midlands Championships ... won seven matches.

2007-08: Finished the season with 10 wins, including six pins and five major decisions... took fourth place at the Jim Fox Open in his first tournament as a Huskie... took three of his four wins by fall at that tournament... pinned his first opponent, and won by major decision en route to placing second at the "Flash" Flanagan Open... made his first start in dual competition at 185 pounds against Buffalo... earned major decision wins in dual meets versus Liberty, Cleveland State and Gardner-Webb.

High School: Named second team all-state as a senior after placing second in the state championships at 160 pounds... captained his team to an 18-0 dual meet record during his senior campaign... earned First Team All-Gateway Conference honors after his senior season... posted a 3-2 record at Senior Nationals... awarded the Silver Shield of Excellence Award for academic achievement... finished high school career with a 114-21 record.

Personal: Son of Sam and Cindy Diekhaus... born Feb. 28, 1989... plans on majoring in physical therapy.