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    Brendan Mahaney
    Brendan Mahaney
    Class:
    RS Junior

    Hometown:
    Yorkville, Ill.

    High School:
    Yorkville

    Height / Weight:
    5-11 / 197

    Birthdate:
    04/18/1992

    11/02/2011

    Illini Wrestling Prepare to Open Season

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

    2012-13: Went 5-4 competing at open tournaments ... Was 2-2 a the Harold Nichols Cyclone Open ... Went 3-3 at the Lindenwood Open.

    2011-12: Compiled a 0-2 record ... Competed at the Loras Open.

    2010-11: Redshirt season ... Went 3-8 competing unattached at open tournaments ... Went 2-2 at the Michigan State Open ... Was 1-2 at the Lindenwood Open ... Went 0-2 at both the Loras Open and Flash Open.

    HIGH SCHOOL: Qualified for the IHSA Class 2A state championships in 2010 ... Helped Yorkville to a second-place finish at the 2009 IHSA Class 2A dual team championships ... Earned second-team All-Western Sun Conference honors in football in 2009 ... Earned five varsity letters, three in wrestling and two in football.

    PERSONAL: Born on April 18, 1992 ... Parents are Patrick and Bonnie Mahaney ... Majoring in recreation, sport and tourism ... Has one sister, Shannon ... His hobbies include sports, hunting and fishing ... His biggest thrill in sports is helping Yorkville to a second-place finish at the 2009 IHSA dual team state championships ... National Honor Society member.

    Updated October 2013

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