Luke

Weber

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Weight: 157
Year: Sophomore
Hometown: Forsyth, Mont.
High School: Forsyth
Major: Political Science

Bio

2017-18 (Redshirt Freshman)
Regular Season - 149/157 pounds

  • 19-6 record overall
  • Bonus Points: five pins, one technical fall and two major decisions
  • Won title at the Roger Denker Open with a 4-0 record (Jan. 21)
  • Took third at the Bob Smith Open (Dec. 3)
  • Finished fourth at the Daktronics Open (Nov. 5)
  • DNP at the UNK Holiday Inn Open (Nov. 18)
  • DNP at the Midlands Championships (Dec. 29-30)

2016-17 (Redshirt)
Regular Season – 157 pounds

  • 26-7 record overall
  • Bonus points: 11 pins and three technical falls
  • Won the Hastings Cusatis Open (Jan. 7)
  • Won the Roger Denker Open (Jan. 22)
  • Tied for first at the Sioux City Dave Edmonds Open (Feb. 4)
  • Finished fifth at the Doane Open (Dec. 10)
  • DNP at three additional open tournaments

Before Nebraska

  • Wrestled at Forsyth High School in Forsyth, Mont., under Coach Scott Weber
  • 212-5 career record with 174 career pins
  • Set the Montana state record for career wins (212) and pins (174)
  • Set the Montana state record for season wins (58) and pins (50)
  • 2016 Montana Wrestler of the Year
  • Recipient of the 2016 Junior Schalles Award (given annually by WIN and Cliff Keen Athletics to the nation’s best high school pinner)
  • Won the NHSCA Senior Nationals (145)
  • Went 54-0 as a senior in 2016 en route to winning the state title
  • Went 53-1 as a junior in 2015 en route to winning the state title
  • Went 58-0 as a sophomore in 2014 en route to winning the state title
  • Went 47-4 as a freshman in 2013 en route to winning the state title, and helped the team capture the state crown
  • Three-time all-state selection in football
  • Four-year honor roll member
  • Member of the track team for three years

Personal

  • Born: Nov. 18, 1997
  • Parents: Scott and Maria Weber
  • Brothers: Brandon, Matthew, Nathan, Michael
  • Major: Political Science

Career Results

Year Overall Dual Pins TF MD NCAA Big Ten
2016-17* 26-7 0-0 11 3 0 -- --
2017-18 19-6 0-0 5 1 2 -- --
Career 19-6 0-0 5 1 2 0-0 0-0

*Redshirt season does not count in career totals

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