2004-05: Competed at the Missouri Open, going 0-2 ... Member of th e UI squad.
2003-04:Redshirted the 2004 season.
HIGH SCHOOL: 2003 Illinois State Champion ...Three-time wrestling all-state selection ... Two-time Chicago Catholic League Champion ... Two-time state runner-up ... Holds school records for most wins, tech falls and take-downs in a single season and career ... Earned four letters in wrestling and two in football ... Led football team in tackles for two years ... Two-time strong safety all-conference in both 2002 and '03.
PERSONAL: Full given name is Ryan Matthew Kimberlin ... Born on Oct. 3, 1984 ... Son of Dale and Kim Kimberlin ... Brother, Mike, wrestled for Northwestern University ... Hobbies are fishing and hunting ... Biggest thrill in sports was winning the state tournament his senior year ... Lists national champion Eric Siebert as his Fighting Illini Hero.
KIMBERLINS' CAREER RECORD
Year W L F Big Ten NCAA 2004-05 0 2 0 --- ---