Patrick McKee of St. Michael-Albertville announced on Twitter a verbal commitment to attend the University of Minnesota and wrestle for the Gophers following his high school career. McKee will be a junior at STMA when school starts.
I’m excited to announce my verbal commitment to the University of Minnesota to continue my athletic and academic #gopherstrong 〽️
— Patrick McKee (@P_mckee99) August 21, 2016
McKee won the 106-pound Class AAA state championship this past season as a sophomore.
He was a double All-American in Fargo this summer placing third at 113 pounds in both Junior freestyle and Junior Greco-Roman.
Patrick will join his brother Mitchell who is beginning his freshman year at the University of Minnesota.
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Patrick McKee, St. Michael-Albertville
2016 USA Wrestling Nationals FS Junior 113 3rd
2016 USA Wrestling Nationals GR Junior 113 3rd
2016 UWW Nationals FS Cadet 110 5th
2016 UWW Nationals GR Cadet 110 6th
2016 Northern Plains Regional FS Junior 120 5th
2016 Northern Plains Regional GR Junior 120 3rd
2016 UWW Nationals FS Junior 110.25 2nd
2016 USA Wrestling Nationals Folk Junior 113 3rd
2016 MN HS State Tournament 3A 10th 106 1st 46-2
2015 MN Christmas Tournament 3A 10th 106 2nd
2015 USA Wrestling Nationals FS Cadet 100 3rd
2015 USA Wrestling Nationals GR Cadet 100 3rd
2015 Northern Plains Regional FS Cadet 106 3rd
2015 Northern Plains Regional GR Cadet 106 2nd
2015 MN/USA Wrestling State FS Cadet 106 1st
2015 MN/USA Wrestling State GR Cadet 106 1st
2015 USA Wrestling Nationals Folk Cadet 100 3rd
2015 MN HS State Tournament 3A 9th 106 DNP 37-11
2014 MN Christmas Tournament 3A 9th 106 4th
2014 USA Wrestling Nationals FS Cadet 88 DNP
2014 USA Wrestling Nationals GR Cadet 88 2nd