Hayden Zillmer Wins ASICS Greco-Roman University Nationals Championship

North Dakota State wrestler Hayden Zillmer claimed an ASICS Greco-Roman University Nationals title over the weekend in Akron, Ohio.

Zillmer posted a 3-0 record in the 79-kilogram bracket, including a victory over former Wyoming NCAA qualifier Patrick Martinez in the best-of-three finals format.

A Crosby, Minn., native, Zillmer went 11-9 for NDSU as a redshirt freshman in the 2012-13 season, wrestling at 157 and 174 pounds.

Match-By-Match Results
Quarterfinal – Hayden Zillmer (Bison WC) won by tech fall over John Austin Jones (Team Tornado) (TF 10-3)
Semifinal – Hayden Zillmer (Bison WC) won by decision over George Bancroft (unattached) (Dec 4-1)

Finals (Best-of-Three)
Round 1 – Hayden Zillmer (Bison WC) won by decision over Patrick Martinez (unattached) (Dec 6-1)
Round 2 – Patrick Martinez (unattached) won by decision over Hayden Zillmer (Bison WC) (Dec 7-4)
Round 3 – Hayden Zillmer (Bison WC) won by 3 caution rule over Patrick Martinez (unattached) (3 Cau.)

NDSU Bison