Kyle

Ruettiger

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Player
Weight: 149
Year: Redshirt Freshman
Hometown: New Lenox, Ill.
High School: Lincoln-Way West
Major: Management

Bio

Honors & Awards

  • Nebraska Scholar-Athlete Honor Roll (Fall 2016)

2016-17 (Freshman)
Regular Season – 149 pounds

  • 6-10 record overall
  • Bonus points: two pins and one major decision
  • Tied for fifth at the Doane Open (Dec. 10)
  • Finished sixth at the Roger Denker Open (Jan. 22)
  • DNP at three additional open tournaments

Before Nebraska

  • Wrestled at Lincoln-Way West under Coach Brian Glynn
  • 157 career wins (most in school history)
  • Most career pins in school history
  • Three-time all-state wrestler
  • Three-time regional champion
  • Four-time state qualifier
  • Four-year honor roll

Personal

  • Born: July 22, 1997
  • Parents: Mark and Mary Kay Ruettiger
  • Sister: Cassie; Brothers: Matt and Josh
  • Uncle is former Notre Dame walk-on football player Rudy
  • Major: Business Management

Career Results

Year Overall Dual Pins TF MD NCAA Big Ten
2016-17* 6-10 0-0 2 0 1 -- --
Career 0-0 0-0 0 0 0 0-0 0-0

*Redshirt season does not count in career totals

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