University of Iowa Athletics

J.J. Krutsinger

Height 5-5
Weight 133 lbs.
Class Sr.
Hometown Evansdale, Iowa
High School Waterloo Columbus

2011-12 — posted a 4-1 record at 133 pounds, placing third at UNI Open… recorded two major decisions in tournament… Academic all-Big Ten… letterwinner.

2010-11 — went 14-1 at 133 pounds… won titles at William Penn, Grand View and DuHawk Opens… placed second at Glen Brand Open… ended season on a seven-match winning streak… pinned eight opponents, which ranked second on team… scored three technical falls, which led team, and two major decisions… academic all-Big Ten… letterwinner.

2009-10 — posted an 13-4 record at 125 pounds… won title at Wisconsin Open… placed second at Harold Nichols and Kaufman-Brand Opens… recorded pins in six of his 13 wins… also posted three technical falls and two major decisions… academic all-Big Ten… letterwinner.

2008-09 — posted a 12-8 record at 125 pounds… went 1-4 in dual matches wrestling for injured starter Charlie Falck… won titles at Northern Iowa and Grand View Opens… placed fourth at Harold Nichols Open… pinned six opponents… his fastest pin of 53 seconds ranked third on team… academic all-Big Ten… earned team coaches appreciation award… letterwinner.

2007-08 — redshirted… posted a 6-2 record while competing unattached… placed fourth at Kaufman-Brand Open… scored four major decisions and one pin.

High School — prep career record of 124-11 included a 44-0 mark his junior year… won state title junior year, placing second as a senior and sophomore and third as a freshman… two-time conference champion, placing second twice… set school records for most pins in a season (26) and most career wins (124)… four-time first team all-district and all-state… two-time first team all-conference and two-time second team all-conference… two-time team MVP… coached by Paul Kea… lettered four years in track, two in baseball and one in cross country… all-district and state qualifier in cross country… earned all-conference honors in football… state and Drake Relays qualifier in track… four-year honor roll student.

Personal — born January 25, 1988… son of Dean and Tess Krutsinger… biology 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 12-8 1-4 0-0 5 – – – – 0/0 0/0 1/0 0/0 6/1 0:53
2009-10 13-4 0-0 0-0 0 – – – – 0/0 0/0 2/2 3/0 6/0 1:55
2010-11 14-1 0-0 0-0 0 – – – – 0/0 0/0 2/1 3/0 8/0 1:38
Career 39-13 1-4 0-0 5 0/0 0/0 5/3 6/0 20/0 0:53