Jevon

Parrish

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Weight: 133
Year: Freshman
Hometown: Olathe, Kan.
High School: Olathe North
Major: Chemical Engineering

Bio

Honors & Awards

  • Tom Osborne Citizenship Team (2019)

2018-19 (Redshirt)

Big Ten Championships – 9th (3-2) – 133 pounds

  • First Round: Lost to #12 Roman Bravo-Young (Penn State) by major decision, 18-5
  • Cons. First Round: Lost by decision to Paul Konrath (Indiana), 8-3
  • 9th Place Quarterfinals: Defeated Paul Konrath (Indiana) by decision, 3-2
  • 9th Place Semifinals: Defeated Anthony Tutulo (Michigan State) by decision, 9-7
  • 9th Place Finals: Defeated Colin Valdiviez (Northwestern) by decision, 7-4

Regular Season – 133 pounds

  • 20-12 overall record (1-7 in duals)
  • Burned redshirt on Jan. 12 against UNI
  • Won three straight matches after losing his first two at Big Ten's to put himself in position to land an at-large bid at the NCAA Championships
  • Finished ninth at the Big Ten Championships (March 10) with a 3-2 record
  • DNP at the Daktronics Open (Nov. 4), going 1-2
  • Finished second at the UNK Holiday Inn Open (Nov. 17), winning four out of five matches
  • Finished second at Doane Open (Dec. 8)
  • First place finish at Hastings Cusatis Open (Jan. 5)

Before Nebraska

  • Wrestled at Olathe North High School in Olathe, Kan., for Coach Josh Carroll
  • Ended his prep career with a 173-21, winning state titles in his junior and senior seasons
  • He went 52-2 as a senior in 2018, and won the KSHSAA 6A title at 138 pounds, helping Olathe North to the team title
  • His 52 wins as a senior was the most in Kansas history in a seasons; his 173 career wins rank fourth all-time in the state
  • Captured the 2017 6A crown at 126 pounds as a junior to cap a 35-1 season
  • Took third at state at 113 pounds following a 47-6 season as a sophomore
  • Finished fourth as a freshman at 106 pounds in 2015
  • Parrish took seventh place at 126 pounds at the 2017 Junior Greco-Roman Nationals in Fargo, N.D.
  • He finished second at 58 kg at the 2017 UWW Cadet Greco-Roman Nationals in Akron, Ohio
  • Also played football in high school
  • Honorable-mention all-state and first-team all-league running back in 2018
  • Member of National Honor Society; Geoscience Academy graduate
  • Four-time honor roll member

Personal

  • Born: July 22, 2000
  • Parents: Ginger and Jason Parrish
  • Sister: Jaia; Brothers: Jason, Joshua and Jacob
  • Major: Chemical Engineering

Career Statistics

Year Overall Dual Pins TF MD NCAA Big Ten
2018-19 20-12 1-7 1 1 1 -- 9th (3-2)
Career 20-12 1-7 1 1 1 -- 9th (3-2)

*Redshirt season does not count in career totals

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