Jaquon

Sowell

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Weight: 165
Year: Freshman
Hometown: Durham, N.C.
High School: Riverside
Major: Business Administration

Bio

2016-17 (Redshirt Freshman)
Regular Season – 165 pounds

  • 10-7 record overall (one major decision)
  • Saw action in one dual
  • Placed third at the Hastings Cusatis Open with a 4-1 record (Jan.7)
  • Took sixth at the Harold Nichols Cyclone Open (Nov. 13)
  • DNP at the Daktronics Open

2015-16 (Redshirt)
Regular Season – 165 pounds

  • 8-3 record overall (two pins)
  • Won the Nebraska-Kearney Holiday Inn Open title (Nov. 21)
  • Finished sixth at the Daktronics Open (Nov. 1)

Before Nebraska

  • Wrestled at Riverside High School in Durham, N.C.
  • Won two state titles
  • As a senior in 2015, he won state at 170 pounds
  • As a junior in 2014, he won state at 160 pounds
  • NCHSAA All-American
  • Also played football and ran track

Personal

  • Born: Sept. 24, 1997
  • Parents: Jessica and Brian Blackwell
  • Sisters: Briann Blackwell and Jakayla Hart;
  • Brothers: Brian Blackwell, Jaun Sowell and Jatavian Hart
  • Major: Business Administration

Career Results

Year Overall Dual Pins TF MD NCAA Big Ten
2015-16* 8-3 0-0 2 0 0 -- --
2016-17 10-7 0-1 0 0 1 -- --
Career 10-7 0-1 0 0 1 0-0 0-0

*Redshirt season does not count in career totals

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Highlights vs. Wisconsin - 11/16
Nebraska Wrestling Highlights vs Minnesota - 1/20/17
Nebraska Wrestling at the Midlands Championships - 12/30/16