Weight: 285
Year: Senior
Hometown: Syracuse, Neb.
High School: Syracuse
Other College: Ohio State


Honors & Awards

  • Nebraska Scholar-Athlete Honor Roll (Spring 2014)

2014-15 (Senior)
Regular Season
Nyle Bartling placed in all four open tournaments at heavyweight during his senior season and compiled a 13-3 record. He won the Viking-Warrior Open and Hastings Cusatis Open, while tying for third at the Cowboy Open and finished fifth at the Warren Williamson/Daktronics Open. Bartling registered three falls and two major decisions during the season.

2013-14 (Junior)
Regular Season
Bartling placed in two open tournaments and made one dual appearance at heavyweight as a junior. He went 8-5 overall, and earned four pins in the process. Bartling finished third at the Nebraska-Kearney Holiday Inn Open and managed a seventh-place finish at the Warren Williamson/Daktronics Open.

2012-13 (Sophomore)
Regular Season
Bartling went 3-3 at 197 pounds with all of his wins by pin. He competed at the Warren Williamson/Daktronics Open and Grand View Open.

Before Nebraska
Bartling came to Nebraska after wrestling at Ohio State for one year. Bartling went 4-0 at 197 pounds, recording one pin in 55 seconds as a Buckeye.

Before his time in Columbus, Ohio, Bartling wrestled for Syracuse High School, going 121-17 over four years. He won the Class C state title at 189 pounds as a senior after a runner-up finish in 2010. A three-time state qualifier, Bartling also claimed the district title on three occasions. He went 40-1 as a senior, leading Syracuse to a third-place team finish.

The son of James Bartling and Angela Brown, Nyle was born on Feb. 8, 1993. He has one brother, Dylan, 21. Nyle majored in agricultural economics and earned a bachelor's degree from Nebraska in August of 2016. He claimed a spot on the Nebraska Scholar-Athlete Honor Roll for his work in the classroom during the spring 2014 semester.

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