University of Iowa Athletics

Jacob Warner

Height 6-1
Weight 197 lbs.
Class Jr.
Hometown Tolono, Ill.
High School Washington Community

2019-20

  • All-American
  • No. 5 seed at NCAA Championships
  • Placed third at Big Ten Championships to earn an automatic berth to the national tournament
  • Recorded an overall record of 20-4, including seven wins over ranked opponents
  • Twice beat the No. 2 ranked wrestler in the country, No. 2 Pat Brucki and No. 2 Christian Brunner
  • Reached as high as No. 2 in the national rankings
  • Tied for the team lead with six major decisions
  • Was 5-1 at Carver-Hawkeye Arena
  • Placed fourth at the Midlands Championships
  • Letterwinner

2018-19

  • All-American, placing seventh at the NCAA Championships at 197 pounds
  • Placed third at the Big Ten Championships to earn an automatic berth to the national tournament
  • Placed fifth at the Midlands Championships
  • Posted an overall record of 21-6, including an 8-0 mark in conference duals
  • Made his Hawkeye debut Dec. 1, defeating No. 5 Willie Miklus of Iowa State at Carver-Hawkeye Arena
  • Was 4-0 at Carver-Hawkeye Arena
  • Posted a 7-4 mark against ranked opponents
  • Reached as high as No. 4 in the national rankings
  • Academic All-Big Ten
  • NWCA Academica All-American team
  • Letterwinner

2017-18

  • Redshirted
  • Posted a 15-4 record at 197 pounds while competing unattached
  • Won titles at Luther College Open (4-0) and in Gold Division at Lindenwood Open (4-0)
  • Placed third at UNI Open (4-1) and sixth at Midlands Championships (3-3)
  • Recorded five major decisions, three pins and two technical falls
  • UWW Junior Nationals champion
  • Junior World Team member (92 kg)

High School

  • Three-time Illinois state champion (170, 182, 195)
  • The Clash all-tournament team senior year
  • Team MVP senior year
  • Didn’t allow any points to be scored against him senior year
  • Holds the school records for most takedowns in a season and career
  • Holds school record for most career wins
  • One-time runner-up at the Illinois state tournament (160)
  • Four-time all-conference
  • Four-time All-State
  • Two-time Fargo National Champion in Freestyle and Greco-Roman (2015, 2017)
  • Fifth place at Fargo in Freestyle and Greco-Roman (2014)
  • Fifth place at UWW cadets freestyle (2014)
  • Third place at UWW cadets freestyle (2015)
  • UWW Champion in Freestyle and Greco-Roman (2016)
  • Cadet freestyle bronze medalist (2016)
  • Third place at UWW Juniors freestyle (2017)

Personal

  • Born on February 19, 1999 in Galesburg, Illinois
  • Parents are Sean and  Denise Warner
  • Two sisters, Abigail and Isabella
  • Was on the honor roll all four years
  • Member of National Honor Society
  • Member of NEW students club
  • Member of Fitness Club
  • Member of the Community Service Club
  • Business major
Overall Dual Big Ten Dual Dual Pts. Big Ten NCAA OT MD TF Pins Fastest
Year Record Record Record Scored Place Place W/L W/L W/L W/L Pin
2018-19  21-6 9-1 8-0 31 3rd 7th 1-1 4-0 1-1 1-0 5:59
2019-20 20-4 11-1 7-1 35 3rd x 0-0 6-0 0-0 1-0 2:10
Career 41-10 20-2 15-1 66 1-1 10-0 1-1 2-0 2:10