College Recruiting: state champion Morvari to University of Illinois

Brandon Morvari of Simley has committed to wrestling for the University of Illinois in 2023.

Morvari is a two-time state placewinner, winning the Class AA 113-pound title in 2022 as a junior. He placed third at 106 pounds as a sophomore.

He was a USA Wrestling Junior Freestyle All-American in 2022 placing sixth. He was a double Fargo Junior All-American in 2021, placing second in freestyle and fifth in Greco-Roman.

Morvari is No. 15 on The Guillotine’s latest Pound-For-Pound Class of 2023 Rankings.

He is projected to wrestle at 125 pounds for the Fighting Illini.

The Guillotine Wrestler Files
Brandon Morvari, Simley, 2023
2022 USA Wrestling Nationals FS Junior 113 6th
2022 MN/USA Wrestling State FS Junior 120 1st
2022 MSHSL State Tournament 2A 11th 113 1st 55-3
2021 Minnesota Christmas Tournament 2A 11th 106 1st
2021 USA Wrestling Nationals GR Junior 106 5th
2021 USA Wrestling Nationals FS Junior 106 2nd
2021 Northern Plains Regional FS Junior 106 3rd
2021 MSHSL State Tournament 2A 10th 106 3rd 31-4

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