Christian

Lance

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Weight: 285
Year: Junior
Hometown: Nixa, Mo.
High School: Nixa
Other College: Fort Hays State

Bio

2018-19 (Junior) 
Regular Season – Heavyweight

  • 8-4 overall record (0-2 dual record)
  • Came in third place at the Daktronics Open (Nov. 4), going 3-1 with one bonus-point victory
  • Finished in third place at the Hastings Cusatis Open (Jan. 5) with a 5-1 record
  • Bonus Points: four major decisions, one tech. fall, one pin

Before Nebraska

  • Wrestled three seasons, including a redshirt year, at Fort Hays State, and went 54-14 combined in his freshman and sophomore seasons
  • Qualified for the NCAA Division II Championships in 2017
  • Won a total of five open tournament titles, including the Northern Colorado Open as a sophomore in 2017-18
  • Won the OCU Open, Northern Colorado Open and UNK Holiday Open as a freshman in 2016-17
  • Won the Luther College Open as a redshirt in 2015-16
  • Placed fourth at Iowa State’s Harold Nichols Cyclone Open as a sophomore and a redshirt
  • Wrestled at Nixa High School in Nixa, Mo., for Coach Dustin Martin
  • Won the 2015 MSHSAA Class 4 state title at 220 pounds to cap a 56-1 senior season
  • 2015 Missouri Southwest Wrestler of the Year
  • 2014 Missouri Academic All-State Honoree
  • Took fifth as a junior at 182 pounds
  • Placed seventh at the 2015 USAW Folkstyle Nationals at 220 pounds

Personal

  • Born: July 18, 1997
  • Parents: Roger and Sara Lance
  • Sister: Katie
  • Major: Undecided

Career Statistics

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

*Redshirt season does not count in career totals

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