Oct 242011
 

Forest Lake state champion Ben Morgan has given a verbal commitment to attend the University of Nebraska and wrestle for the Cornhuskers following his upcoming senior season.

Morgan is a four-time state place winner. He won the 112-pound Class AAA state championship as an eight-grader. He placed third at 130 pounds as a junior, third at 130 pounds as a sophomore, and third at 119 pounds as a freshman.

Morgan is ranked as the 84th overall senior recruit in the nation by InterMat. He is projected to compete at 133 or 141 in college.

Ben’s high school coaches are Billy Pierce and his father Gordy Morgan.

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Ben Morgan, Forest Lake
2011 USA Wrestling Nationals FS Junior 135 DNP
2011 Northern Plains Regional FS Junior 135 1st
2011 Northern Plains Regional GR Junior 135 1st
2011 MN HS State Tournament 3A 11th 130 3rd 40-4
2010 Rumble on the Red 3A 11th 130 1st
2010 MN Christmas Tournament 3A 11th 130 3rd
2010 USA Wrestling Nationals FS Junior 125 6th
2010 Northern Plains Regional FS Junior 130 1st
2010 MN/USA Wrestling State FS Junior 130 2nd
2010 MN/USA Wrestling State GR Junior 130 1st
2010 MN HS State Tournament 3A 10th 130 3rd 44-3
2009 Rumble on the Red 3A 10th 130 1st
2009 MN Christmas Tournament 3A 10th 130 1st
2009 USA Wrestling Nationals FS Cadet 125 6th
2009 Northern Plains Regional FS Junior 125 2nd
2009 MN/USA Wrestling State FS Cadet 125 3rd
2009 MN/USA Wrestling State GR Cadet 125 1st
2009 MN/USA Wrestling State FS Junior 125 2nd
2009 MN/USA Wrestling State GR Junior 125 2nd
2009 MN HS State Tournament 3A 9th 119 3rd 41-1
2009 USA Wrestling Nationals Folk Cadet 125 1st
2009 Rumble on the Red 3A 9th 119 1st
2008 MN Christmas Tournament 3A 9th 119 1st
2008 USA Wrestling Nationals FS Cadet 119 DNP
2008 Northern Plains Regional FS Cadet 119 2nd
2008 Northern Plains Regional GR Cadet 119 2nd
2008 MN/USA Wrestling State FS Cadet 119 1st
2008 MN/USA Wrestling State GR Cadet 119 1st
2008 USA Wrestling Nationals Folk Cadet 119 3rd
2008 MN HS State Tournament 3A 8th 112 1st 40-3
2007 Rumble on the Red 3A 8th 112 1st
2007 MN Christmas Tournament 3A 8th 112 5th

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