Mikey

Labriola

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Weight: 174
Year: Redshirt Freshman
Hometown: Easton, Pa.
High School: Bethlehem Catholic
Major: Undeclared

Bio

Honors & Awards

  • Nebraska Redshirt of the Year (2017-18)
  • Big Ten Wrestler of the Week (Nov. 13, 2018)

2018-19 (Redshirt Freshman)
Regular Season – 174 pounds

  • 8-1 record overall (4-1 dual record)
  • First place finish at the Daktronics Open (Nov. 4)
  • Three out of his four wins at Daktronics were by bonus points (one major decision, one tech. fall, one fall)
  • Bonus points: three tech. falls, one major decision, one pin
  • 2-1 record against top 20 opponents

2017-18 (Redshirt)
Regular Season – 174 pounds

  • 18-2 record overall
  • Bonus Points: four pins, three technical falls and five major decisions
  • Won the Daktronics Open title with a 4-0 record, defeating two ranked wrestlers along the way (Nov. 5)
  • Won the elite division at the UNK Holiday Inn Open with three pins and two major decisions in five matches (Nov. 18)
  • Won the Bob Smith Open with three wins by bonus points, and defeated #12 Jacobe Smith of Oklahoma State in the final (Dec. 3)
  • Finished fourth at the Midlands Championships with a 5-2 record, with his only two losses to #15 Dylan Lydy of Purdue (Dec. 29-30)
  • Following the season, won the Challenge Tournament at 79 kg/174 pounds at the 2018 USA Wrestling Junior World Team Trials and reached the best-of-three finals series
  • Placed second at 79 kg/174 pounds at UWW Men’s Freestyle Junior Nationals

Before Nebraska

  • Wrestled at Bethlehem Catholic High School in Bethlehem, Pa., under Coach Jeff Karam
  • Ranked fifth nationally in the FloWrestling Class of 2017 Big Board
  • Top-ranked wrestler at 170 pounds in the FloRankings and InterMat rankings
  • Racked up 166 career victories in high school
  • Went 44-0 en route to the 2017 Pennsylvania state championship at 170 pounds
  • Named 2017 Morning Call All-Area Wrestler of the Year
  • Won the 2016 Pennsylvania state championship at 170 pounds
  • Finished third at the 2015 Pennsylvania state championships and seventh in 2014

Personal

  • Born: April 15, 1999
  • Parents: Michael and Barbara Labriola
  • Sisters: Nicole and Amanda
  • Major: Undeclared

Career Statistics

Year Overall Dual Pins TF MD NCAA Big Ten
2017-18* 18-2 0-0 4 3 5 -- --
2018-19 8-1 4-1 1 3 1 -- --
Career 8-1 4-1 1 3 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