Mitchell

Maginnis

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Weight: 125
Year: Senior
Hometown: Grand Island, Neb.
High School: Grand Island Central Catholic
Major: Nutrition Science

Bio

Honors & Awards

  • Big Ten Distinguished Scholar (2017, 2018)
  • Academic All-Big Ten (2018)
  • Three-Time Academic All-Big Ten (2015, 2016, 2017)
  • Tom Osborne Citizenship Team (2014, 2015, 2017, 2018)
  • Nebraska Scholar-Athlete Honor Roll (Fall 2013, 2014, 2015, 2016, 2017*; Spring 2014, 2015, 2016, 2017, 2018)
    *-denotes perfect 4.0 grade-point average

2017-18 (Senior)
Big Ten Championships – DNP (0-3) – 125 pounds

  • First Round: Lost to #18 Luke Welch (Purdue) by decision, 6-2
  • Cons. First Round: Lost to Carson Kuhn (Penn State) by major decision, 12-3
  • *Ninth-Place Quarterfinal: Lost to Carson Kuhn (Penn State) by decision, 7-2

*-Did not count toward team score

Regular Season - 125 pounds

  • 16-16 record overall (2-11 in duals)
  • Bonus points: one technical fall and two major decisions
  • Went 5-0 en route to title at the Doane Open (Dec. 9)
  • Finished fourth at the Daktronics Open (Nov. 5)
  • Won elite division at the UNK Holiday Inn Open (Nov. 18)

2016-17 (Junior)
Regular Season – 125 pounds

  • 12-7 record overall
  • Bonus Points: two pins
  • Went 3-1 en route to a runner-up finish at the UNK Holiday Inn Open (Nov. 19)
  • DNP at the Daktronics Open (Nov. 6)
  • DNP at the Harold Nichols Cyclone Open (Nov. 13)
  • DNP at the Bob Smith Open (Dec. 3)

2015-16 (Sophomore)
Regular Season - 125 pounds

  • 14-7 record overall (two pins and one major decision)
  • Won the Hastings Cusatis Open title (Jan. 9)
  • Finished third at the Viking-Warrior Open (Jan. 2)
  • Finished fifth at the Nebraska-Kearney Holiday Inn Open (Nov. 21)
  • DNP at two additional open tournaments

2014-15 (Redshirt Freshman)
Regular Season - 125 pounds

  • 16-6 record overall (one pin and two major decisions)
  • Won the Hastings Cusatis Open title (Jan. 10)
  • Runner-up at the Viking-Warrior Open (Jan. 3)
  • Finished third at the Cowboy Open (Nov. 8)
  • DNP at two additional open tournaments

2013-14 (Redshirt)
Regular Season - 125 pounds

  • 4-10 record overall
  • DNP at five open tournaments

Before Nebraska

  • Wrestled at Grand Island Central Catholic in Grand Island, Neb.
  • 142-25 career record (three top-five state finishes)
  • Runner-up at state as a senior
  • Finished third at state as a junior
  • Finished fifth at state as a sophomore

Personal

  • Born: April 19, 1995
  • Parents: Mike and Anne Maginnis
  • Siblings: Kate and Nathan
  • Major: Nutrition Science

Career Results

Year Overall Dual Pins TF MD NCAA Big Ten
2013-14* 4-10 0-0 0 0 0 -- --
2014-15 16-6 0-0 1 0 2 -- --
2015-16 14-7 0-0 2 0 1 -- --
2016-17 12-7 0-0 2 0 0 -- --
2017-18 16-16 2-11 0 1 2 -- DNP (0-3)
Career 58-36 2-11 5 1 5 0-0 0-3

*Redshirt season does not count in career totals

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Nebraska Wrestling Highlights vs Minnesota - 1/20/17
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