Huston Evans

Huston Evans

WT. 184
CL. Sr.
HOMETOWN Springfield, Ohio


All-ECAC Second Team 174 pounds.


Ranked sixth at 174 pounds by Division II Wrestling Coaches' Poll.

2014-15: NATIONAL RUNNER-UP AT 197 lbs... Evans did not wrestle in first semester, then won his first 14 matches before losing the national final in sudden victory... Strong defensive wrestler won most of his matches by decision with pins in duals against King and UNC Pembroke in the first minute... Had three falls and one major decision... Went 3-0 and placed first at Super Region II Tournament... 

2012-13 at Virginia Tech: Picked up his first dual meet win, a pin over Manchester's David Stevens at the 1:17 mark … Went 4-1 at the Wolfpack Open to place fifth … Went 3-2 at the Hokie Open, placing sixth … Went 7-1 at the Wilkes Open to place fifth.

High School: Was ranked as the No. 30 overall senior wrestler in the country and the No. 7 182-pounder by InterMat … Attended Graham High School … A four-time placewinner at the Walsh Ironman, winning the prestigious title once … Placed second at 189 pounds as a junior, fourth at 171 pounds as a sophomore and seventh at 152 pounds as a freshman … Tallied over 150 career wins … A four-time state finlaist, winning the Ohio state championship at 171 pounds as a sophomore and placing second as a senior (182 pounds), as a junior (189 pounds) and as a freshman (152 pounds).

Personal: Huston Jon Evans was born June 9, 1993 in Springfield, Ohio … The son of Mac Evans and Vicki Howard … Has one sister, Hannah …