Brakan Mead

125 lbs

Player profile

  • Hometown Powell, Ohio
  • High School Olentangy Liberty
  • Year Junior
  • Weight 125

YEAR-BY-YEAR
2018-19 (Sophomore)

• Secured seven wins and made three dual starts, picking up a victory in the Cal Baptist match
• Recorded two pins
• Placed fifth in the Ohio Intercollegiate Open

2017-18 (Freshman)
• Recorded eight wins as a true freshman, including seven as either an attached wrestler or dual starter
• Strung together three straight and four overall victories in the Princeton Open to place fourth
• Began the Cliff Keen Las Vegas Invitational with back-to-back victorious bouts
• Earned a dual match victory at Princeton, topping Jonathan Gomez 11-8

PRIOR TO OHIO STATE
• Division I Ohio high school state champion at 113 lbs. as a senior with a season record of 45-4
• Competed at 106 lbs. in 2015 and 2016, placing second and third, respectively
• Led Olentangy Liberty High to a third-place showing in the team standings of the 2017 state championships
• Corralled an overall high school record of 165-22
• Finished sixth in the 2016 Walsh Ironman and 2015 Fargo freestyle
• Third place at the sophomore nationals in 2015

PERSONAL
• Son of Michell and Tony Mead
• Business Administration major