Wrestling


Brandon Lopez
Brandon Lopez

Class:
RS Sophomore

Hometown:
Chicago, Ill.

High School:
Carl Sandburg

Height / Weight:
5-10 / 165

Birthdate:
07/21/1993

11/06/2011

Six Illini Win Titles at Loras Open

Sixteen place in top six in tournament's gold bracket

11/02/2011

Illini Wrestling Prepare to Open Season

All-American's Blanton and Futrell Lead Group of 5 Returning NCAA Qualifiers

2013-14: Placed third at the Loras Open at 165 pounds after posting a 5-1 record.

2012-13: Wrestled at 165 pounds ... Competed in three open tournaments ... Went 4-7 overall.

2011-12: Redshirt season ... Compiled a 5-3 record ... Placed second at the Loras Open ... Competed in the UNI Open.

HIGH SCHOOL: All-conference in wrestling...All-Conference second team in football...Helped Carl Sandburg to second and third place finishes in State for wrestling...Earned six varsity letters : two in football and four in wrestling.

PERSONAL: Born July 21, 1993...Father is Jesse Lopez...Has a brother, Chris, who is also wrestling for Illinois...Father wrestled for Eastern Illinois University...Major is undecided...Plans on becoming a strength teacher and coach following graduation.

Lopez's Career Record

YEAR	 W	L	F	Big Ten	NCAA
2011-12	5	3	4	---	---
2012-13	4	7	2	---	---
2013-14	5	1	2	---	---
Total	14	11	8

Updated May 2014

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