Matt Mougin
Matt Mougin

Class:
RS Senior

Hometown:
Columbus Junction, Iowa

High School:
Columbus Community

Weight:
174

Birthdate:
07/17/1990


04/14/2014

Huskies Cap Season with Annual Banquet

Rob Jillard, Nick Smith earn Bruce Swierczewski Most Valuable Wrestler Award

03/08/2014

Five Huskies Advance to Second Day of MAC Championships

McMurtry, Scott notch big wins en route to semifinals berths

03/06/2014

Huskies Prepare for MAC Championships

NIU hopes to grab at least one of MAC's 41 NCAA auto bids

03/04/2014

Seedings Announced for 2014 MAC Championships

Shawn Scott and Jared Torrence earn top-three seeds at respective weights

02/07/2014

NIU Faces Kent State in Final Home Dual of Season

Huskies to honor seven seniors prior to meet

2013-14:Finished the year with a 10-13 record as NIU's primary starter at 174 pounds... Posted a 2-2 record at the Midlands Championships (12/29-30), defeating Edinboro's Patrick Jennings and Indiana's Nate Jackson by 6-4 and 9-8 decisions, respectively... Made his first dual start of the year Dec. 21 against Central Michigan, falling to 2014 NCAA qualifier Mike Ottinger... Won his opening match of the MAC Championships (3/8-9) with a 5-0 decision against Buffalo's Rrok Ndokaj... Placed sixth at the Warren Williamson/Daktronics Open (11/3) with a 3-3 record while wrestling unattached.

2012-13: Registered a 25-17 record during the 2012-13 season, which was his first campaign at 174 pounds... Led the team in wins with 25, a career high... Made first career trip to the NCAA Championships in 2013, where he posted a 3-2 record and advanced to the final 12... Upset #11 Blake Stauffer of Arizona State, 4-2, in the first round in Des Moines... Posted wins against Virginia Tech's Austin Gabel and Penn's Ian Korb in the consolation bracket... Recorded six pins on the year to finish second on the team... Took fifth place at the Mid-American Conference Championships March 10 with a 2-2 record on the day... Punched his ticket to the NCAA Championships with a late first period pin of NCAA qualifier Sam Wheeler of Kent State in the fifth place match... Took third at the EMU Open by posting four wins in his five matches... Placed fourth at the Kaufman-Brand Open with a 6-2 record... Recorded a tournament-high five pins at the Kaufman-Brand Open... Faced eight different NCAA qualifiers a total of 11 times during the season.

2011-12: Finished the year with a 5-11 record and one pin at 165 pounds... Took fourth place at the MAC Championships after a 13-4 major decision against Lester France of Eastern Michigan... Lone pin came against Cleveland State's Koort Leyrer in 2:36.

2010-11: Finished the season 9-17 while wrestling at 165... finished with a dual record of 5-11 and a 1-4 record in the MAC... defeated Eastern Michigan's Nicolas Hendrick 3-1 in the MAC Championship and fell short to Central Michigan's 19th ranked Mike Miller 6-1.

2009-10 (Redshirt): Competed at the Cleveland State Open, going 3-2 in the 157-pound weight class...defeated Sean Pincura of Heidelberg by major decision, 10-2.

High School: Varsity letter winner all four years... Named Captain senior season... Finished first in state in 145 pound weight class... Finished first in the Southeast Iowa Super Conference junior season... Finished first in regionals and sectionals freshman, junior, and senior seasons... Three-time National Folkstyle All-American.

Personal: Son of Randall and Rebecca Mougin... Born on July 17, 1990... Admires Tom Brands... Majors in electrical engineering.

Season Wins Losses Pins
2009-10RS 3 2 0
2010-11 9 17 1
2011-12 5 11 1
2012-13 25 17 6
2013-14 10 13 0
Career
49 58 8