Jason

Renteria

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Weight: 133
Year: Freshman
Hometown: Chicago, Ill.
High School: Oak Park and River Forest
Major: Undeclared

Bio

Honors & Awards

  • NCAA Championships Qualifier (2018)

2017-18 (Freshman)
Big Ten Championships – 5th (3-2) - 133 pounds

  • First Round: Defeated Logan Griffin (Michigan State) by pin, 3:56
  • Quarterfinals: Defeated Scott DelVecchio (Rutgers) by decision, 3-1
  • Semifinals: Lost to #2 Stevan Micic (Michigan) by technical fall, 19-3
  • Cons. Semifinals: Lost to Dylan Duncan (Illinois) by decision, 9-8
  • Fifth-Place Match: Defeated Scott DelVecchio (Rutgers) by decision, 3-2

Regular Season - 133 pounds

  • 8-4 record overall (5-2 in duals)
  • Bonus points: three pins and one major decision

Before Nebraska

  • Wrestled at Oak Park and River Forest High School in Oak Park, Ill., under Coach Paul Collins, where he was a teammate of Nebraska sophomore Isaiah White
  • Ranked 32nd nationally in the FloWrestling Class of 2017 Big Board
  • Seventh-ranked wrestler at 132 pounds by InterMat
  • First four-time state finalist in school’s history
  • Posted a 144-8 record in high school
  • Won the 2017 Illinois state title at 132 pounds after going 44-2 on the season
  • Won the 2016 Illinois state title at 120 pounds
  • State runner-up at 113 pounds in 2015 and 106 pounds in 2014
  • Won the 2015 USA Wrestling Folksyle Nationals at 120 pounds
  • Finished fourth at 63 kg at the 2016 UWW Cadet Greco-Roman Nationals
  • Finished sixth at 63 kg at the 2016 UWW Cadet Freestyle Nationals
  • Took sixth place at 126 pounds at the 2015 Fargo Cadet Freestyle Nationals

Personal

  • Born: July 11, 1999
  • Parents: Jason Renteria and Marcella Neira
  • Sisters: Alysa and Abriana
  • Major: Undeclared

Career Results

Year Overall Dual Pins TF MD NCAA Big Ten
2017-18 8-4 5-2 3 0 1 DNC (0-0) 5th (3-2)
Career 8-4 5-2 3 0 1 0-0 3-2
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