University of Iowa Athletics

Cole Erickson

Height 5-10
Weight 157 lbs.
Class Fr.
Hometown Mediapolis, Iowa
High School Mediapolis

2015-16 — redshirted… posted a 11-6 record competing unattached… won the Grad View Open… placed fourth at Joe Parisi Open… had three pins and one major decision.

High School… 180-13 career record… placed fourth as a freshman (120), second as a sophomore (132), third as a junior (145), and third as a senior ( 160) at state tournament… three-time conference champion… led Mediapolis to state title in 2015… team captain hi senior season… school record holder in single-season takedowns (165), technical falls (11), and wins (58)… earned “The Clash” academic scholar award in 2014 and 2015… four-year letterwinner in football, playing running back and linebacker… two-time All-American at USA Postseason Nationals… competed with Team Iowa at Fargo, Tulsa junior duals, Colorado fresh/soph duals, and Disney Scholastic Duals… four-time member of honor roll… high school coach was Dan Cummings.

Personal — born Dec. 25, 1996… son of Miles and Gina Erickson… father Miles wrestled at Elsworth CC and NW Missouri State… has one brother, Luke… business management/finance major.