Anthony

Mantanona

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Height: 6'0"
Weight: 174
Year: Redshirt Sophomore
Hometown: Palm Desert, Calif.
High School: Palm Desert HS

Bio

Year Overall Duals Big 12 Finish Major Decisions
Tech Falls
Pins
2018-19 15-15 8-8 -- 2 0 6
Totals 15-15 8-8 -- 2 0 6

REDSHIRT FRESHMAN (2018-19)
Went 15-15 on the season at 174 pounds … Went 2-2 to take fourth at the Michigan State Open on Nov. 3, 2018 … Recorded six wins by fall on the year including OU’s fastest pin, which came in just 45 seconds … Three of his pins came in two minutes or less. 

FRESHMAN (2017-18)
Redshirted.

OTHER COMPETITION
Represented the USA at the 2018 Junior Pan-American Championships in Fortaleza, Brazil, in both the Greco-Roman and Freestyle categories ... Qualified for the event by virtue of top finishes at the 2018 UWW Greco-Roman World Team Trial and 2018 Marine Cup US Open Wrestling Championships … Captured the gold in the 79 kg division of the Freestyle event and the bronze in the Greco-Roman’s 77 kg division … Was one of just four American wrestlers to make both the Greco-Roman and Freestyle rosters. 

HIGH SCHOOL 
2017 California State Champion ... Placed two other times in California State Championships, including a runner-up finish to current OU teammate Jeremy Thomas in 2016 ... Junior Greco Roman Champion ... 2016 FloNationals Champion.

PERSONAL 
Son of Anthony and Lisa Mantanona ... Has four siblings: Brock, Troy, Beau and Mila ... Plans on majoring in business.

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