University of Iowa Athletics

Walt Gillmor

Height 6-1
Weight 165 lbs.
Class Jr.
Hometown Donahue, Iowa
High School North Scott

2013-14 — posted a 12-2 record at 165 pounds… went 1-0 in dual competition, scoring six team points… won titles at Luther, Jim Fox and Pat ‘Flash’ Flanagan Opens… pinned six opponents, recording five in the first period… his fastest pin of the season (0:32) ranked second on the team… letterwinner.

2012-13 — went 12-7 at 165 pounds… placed second at Roger Denker Open, third at Kaufman-Brand Open and sixth at Lindenwood Open… pinned six opponents and scored four major decisions… letterwinner.

2011-12 — posted a 3-4 record at 165 and 174 pounds, going 0-1 in Big Ten duals at 174… competed at Lindenwood and UNI Opens.

2010-11 — redshirted… posted a 24-6 record at 165 pounds while competing unattached… placed third at Northern Iowa, William Penn, Glen Brand, Pat ‘Flash’ Flanagan, Grand View and DuHawk Opens… pinned 16 opponents.

High School — prep career record of 151-16 included 123 pins… three-time conference and district champion… state runner-up at 171 pounds senior year… set school career and season pin records… won 171-pound title at 2009 USAW Preseason National Folkstyle Championships… placed seventh at 2010 NHSCA Senior National Folkstyle Championships and at 2009 Asics/Vaughn Junior National Freestyle Championships… four-year honor student… coached by Dan Mashek and Eugene Kreiter.

Personal — born October 9, 1991… son of Kent and Patti Gillmor… his brother, Stew, is also on the Iowa wrestling team… they are the 38th set of brothers to compete for the Hawkeyes… attended same high school as Hawkeye teammate Brodie Ambrose… human resource management 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
2011-12 3-4 0-1 0-1 0 – – – – 0-0 0-0 0-1 0-0 1-1 2:41