University of Iowa Athletics

Brodie Ambrose

Height 6-0
Weight 197 lbs.
Class Sr.
Hometown Long Grove, Iowa
High School North Scott

2011-12 — did not compete… letterwinner.

2010-11 — did not compete.

2009-10 — posted a 10-0 record at 197 pounds while competing unattached… won titles at York College Open, Grand View Open and Duhawk Open… pinned three opponents and posted two major decisions… letterwinner… placed fourth at 96 kg/211.5 pounds at ASICS men’s freestyle University National Championships.

2008-09 — went 10-4 at 197 pounds and heavyweight… went 0-2 in dual competition, wrestling one match at 197 and one at heavyweight… won 197-pound titles at Kaufman-Brand and Grand View Opens… also competed at Midlands Championships… letterwinner… placed second at 96 kg/211.5 pounds at 2009 FILA Junior Freestyle World Team Trials and fifth at FILA Junior National Freestyle Championships.

2007-08 — redshirted… went 10-3 at 197 pounds while competing unattached… won title at Jim Fox Open… placed fifth at Kaufman-Brand Open… also competed at Midlands Championships.

High School — prep career record was 128-25… placed third at state meet twice… two-time conference and district champion… two-time all-conference, conference wrestler of the year and team MVP… set school records for most takedowns in a season (198), most technical falls, most major decisions, most season wins (44) and most career wins (128)… four-year letterwinner… two-time freestyle state champion, winning 2007 Western Regional title… placed second at 2007 Fargo Junior Nationals… football team captain, earning second team all-conference honors… four-year FCA member.

Personal – born May 4, 1989… son of Greg Beaman and Lorrie Ambrose-Beaman… his uncle Phil Ambrose played football at Iowa, his uncle Gary Jacobsen played football for the San Francisco Giants, his cousin Rusty VanWetzinga was an All-American in wrestling and football at Augustana College… attended same high school as Hawkeye teammates Stew and Walt Gillmor… interdepartmental studies major.

Overall Dual Big Ten Dual Dual Pts. Big Ten NCAA SV TB MD TF Pins Fastest
Year Record Record Record Scored Place Place W/L W/L W/L W/L W/L Pin
2008-09 10-4 0-2 0-1 0 – – – – 1-0 0-0 3-1 0-0 2-0 3:15
2009-10 10-0 0-0 0-0 0 – – – – 0-0 0-0 2-0 0-0 3-0 1:34
Career 20-4 0-2 0-1 0 1-0 0-0 5-1 0-0 5-0 1:34