Zeke

Moisey

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Weight: 125
Year: Senior
Hometown: Northampton, Pa.
High School: Bethlehem Catholic
Other College: West Virginia

Bio

Honors & Awards

  • Two-Time NCAA All-American (2nd, 125, 2015; 8th, 125, 2018)
  • Three-Time NCAA Championships Qualifier (2015, 2016, 2018)
  • 7th Place Finisher at Cliff Keen Invitational (Dec. 1, 2018)

2018-19 (Senior)

Regular Season

  • 10-7 overall record (6-5 dual record)
  • Won his first dual as a Husker at the Northeast Duals, defeating Drexel's Antonio Minninno, 8-7
  • Defeated #17 Connor Brown of Wisconsin by injury default in his debut at the Devaney Center
  • Took 7th place at the Cliff Keen Invitational in Las Vegas, Nev., going 4-2 on the weekend
  • Recorded major decision victories against Maryland (Jan. 18) and Rutgers (Feb. 1)

Before Nebraska

  • Joined the Huskers as a transfer after wrestling for four seasons, including a medical redshirt year, at West Virginia
  • Has a career record of 84-37 in three seasons competing for the Mountaineers, qualifying for the NCAA Championships in each of his three years in the lineup
  • Earned his second All-America honor in 2018, as he finished eighth at 125 pounds at the 2018 NCAA Championships
  • Went 26-11 on the season, including 9-3 in duals, with five pins, three technical falls and two major decisions, and placed second at the 2018 Big 12 Championships
  • Took a medical redshirt in 2016-17 and did not compete that season
  • Qualified for the 2016 NCAA Championships, but was forced to withdraw due to injury
  • Posted a 26-11 record on the year, and participated in the 2015 NWCA All-Star Classic prior to the season
  • Broke through on the national stage as a freshman in 2014-15, as he was the NCAA runner-up at 125 pounds at the 2015 NCAA Championships
  • Knocked off four seeded wrestlers, including a decision over second-seeded Nahshon Garrett of Cornell in the second round and a pin over sixth-seeded Thomas Gilman of Iowa in the semifinals after entering the tournament unseeded
  • Was the first unseeded wrestler to make the NCAA finals since 2003, and he became WVU's first All-American since 2007
  • Finished the season with a 32-14 record overall, including 16 wins by bonus points. He was also the runner-up at the Big 12 Championships in 2015
  • Prepped at wrestling powerhouse Bethlehem Catholic High School under Coach Jeff Karam in Bethlehem, Pa
  • Won the 2014 PIAA Class AA state title at 126 pounds, and he finished in the top five at the state tournament in all four seasons

Personal

  • Born: August 14, 1995
  • Parents: Scott and Kelly Moisey
  • Brothers: Kade and Justin
  • Major: Higher Education

Career Statistics

Year Overall Dual Pins TF MD NCAA Big Ten
2014-15 32-14 13-5 6 2 8 2nd --
2015-16 26-11 11-5 4 2 3 -- --
2016-17* 0-0 0 0 0 0 -- --
2017-18 26-11 9-3 5 3 2 8th --
2018-19 10-7 6-5 0 0 2 -- --
Career 94-43 39-18 15 7 15 0-0 0-0

*Redshirt season does not count in career totals

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