Joe Brandt
Joe Brandt
Weight: 197
Year: Sr.
Hometown: Versailles, Ohio
High School: Versailles

2013-14: A three-time All-America, Brandt once again was one of the top Eagle grapplers...earned his third All-America honor by placing a career-best fifth at nationals...placed second at the Super Region II Championship Tournament...was 29-6, finishing second on the team in wins...was second on the team to 62 takedowns and third with 11 pins.

2012-13: Brandt began the season ranked first in the country at 197 pounds. ...picked up his second All-America citation by placing seventh at nationals...was second at the Midwest Regional Championships and third at the Midwest Classic...won the gold medal at the Ashland University Open...ended the 2012-13 season with a 31-4 record, six pins and three major decisions...tied for the team lead in wins and was third in pins.

2011-12: Had a stellar rookie campaign, earning All-America laurels with a seventh-place finish at nationals...placed fourth at the regional championships...tied for second on the team in victories (26) as a freshman...was third on the team in takedowns (62).

High School/Personal - Wrestling at 184 pounds, Brandt was a two-time state qualifier...ended his career with 154 victories...had 27 pins his senior year...was a four-time Celina Tournament champion...lettered four times in wrestling and twice in football...named the most valuable wrestler for Versailles once...parents are Tim and Jennifer Brandt.

Career Record - 86-22