Mitchell McKee of Saint Michael-Albertville has given a verbal commitment to attend the University of Minnesota and wrestle for the Gophers following his high school career.
McKee is a three-time state placewinner. He won the 120-pound Class AAA state championship this past season as a sophomore. He placed third at 113 pounds as a freshman and was runner-up at 106 pounds as an eighth-grader. McKee moved from Kimball to STMA prior to his freshman year.
McKee has had great success in Greco-Roman and freestyle competition. He won the 126-pound Junior National freestyle champion in Fargo this summer and he won a Cadet Greco-Roman National title in 2013.
McKee has a 174-17 high school record over his last four seasons and is ranked as the 19th overall junior recruit in the nation by InterMat. He has two seasons of high school wrestling remaining.
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Mitchell McKee, Saint Michael-Albertville
2014 USA Wrestling Nationals FS Junior 126 1st
2014 USA Wrestling Nationals GR Junior 126 5th
2014 Northern Plains Regional FS Junior 126 3rd
2014 Northern Plains Regional GR Junior 126 3rd
2014 USA Wrestling Nationals Folk Junior 126 1st
2014 MN HS State Tournament 3A 10th 120 1st 48-1
2013 MN Christmas Tournament 3A 10th 120 1st
2013 USA Wrestling Nationals FS Cadet 113 2nd
2013 USA Wrestling Nationals GR Cadet 113 1st
2013 Northern Plains Regional FS Cadet 120 3rd
2013 Northern Plains Regional GR Cadet 120 1st
2013 FILA Nationals GR Cadet 119 3rd
2013 MN/USA Wrestling State FS Cadet 120 1st
2013 MN/USA Wrestling State GR Cadet 120 1st
2013 USA Wrestling Nationals Folk Cadet 113 3rd
2013 MN HS State Tournament 3A 9th 106 3rd 45-4
2012 MN Christmas Tournament 3A 9th 113 3rd
2012 USA Wrestling Nationals FS Cadet 106 DNP
2012 USA Wrestling Nationals GR Cadet 100 1st
2012 MN/USA Wrestling State FS Cadet 106 1st
2012 MN/USA Wrestling State GR Cadet 106 1st
2012 USA Wrestling Nationals Folk Cadet 100 1st
2012 MN/USA Wrestling State Folk Cadet 106 1st
2012 MN HS State Tournament 1A 8th 106 2nd 45-3
2011 MN HS State Tournament 1A 7th 103 DNP 36-9
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