University of Iowa Athletics

Keegan Shaw

Height 5-8
Weight 165 lbs.
Class Sr.
Hometown Altoona, Iowa
High School Southeast Polk

2018-19

  • Recorded an overall record of 14-5
  • Had a 12-4 mark competing at 157 pounds
  • Bumped up to 174 to wrestle three Big Ten matches, owning a record of 2-1
  • Won his Big Ten debut, 6-2, at Illinois on Jan. 25
  • Academic All-Big Ten
  • Letterwinner

2017-18

  • Posted a 10-3 record at 157 pounds
  • Won title at Pat “Flash” Flanagan Open (3-0), placed second at Luther College Open (3-1) and placed fourth at UNI Open (4-2)
  • Ended season on a three-match winning streak
  • Pinned three opponents, recording three major decisions and one technical fall
  • Academic All-Big Ten
  • Letterwinner

2016-17

  • Finished with a 12-6 record competing at 149 pounds
  • Wrestled in four open tournaments
  • Won title at Missouri College Valley Open
  • Placed fourth at Luther College Open and fifth at Pat “Flash” Flanagan Open
  • Tied for fourth on the team with six pins
  • Recorded two major decisions and one technical fall
  • Academic All-Big Ten
  • Letterwinner

2015-16

  • Redshirted
  • Did not compete

High School

  • Placed fourth at Iowa high school state championships to lead Southeast Polk to the dual and traditional state championships
  • Placed third at state as a junior and fifth as a sophomore
  • Conference champion as a senior
  • Competed in cross country
  • Academic all-state honorable mention
  • Student activity leadership team
  • High school coach was Jessman Smith

Personal

  • Born July 15, 1997
  • Son of John and Melany Shaw
  • Has one brother, Sawyer
  • Uncle Jessman Smith wrestled at Iowa
  • 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
2016-17 12-6 0-0 0-0 0 – – – – 0-0 2-0 1-0 6-0 0:50
2017-18 10-3 0-0 0-0 0 – – – – 0-0 3-0 1-0 3-0 5:51
2018-19 14-5 2-1 2-1 6 – – – – 0-0 5-0 2-0 9-0 0:50
Career 36-14 2-1 2-1 6 – – – – 0-0 10-0 4-0 18-0 0:50