SOPHOMORE (2012-13): Faced a lot of ranked opponents after joining the dual lineup late in the season for the Panthers ... earned a 3.40 GPA.
REDSHIRT FRESHMAN (2011-12): Competed in all but two dual meets as UNI's 197-pound representative ... posted 4-2 record in WWC competition ... did not compete at West Regional due to an injury ... placed second at Flash Flanagan Open ... placed third at Finn Grinaker Cobber Open and fifth at UNI Open.
FRESHMAN (2010-11): Picked up eight wins in open tournament action including four wins by fall...finished third at the Loras Open at 197 pounds.
HIGH SCHOOL: Captured the 189-pound title at the Iowa High School Championships in 2010, earned runner-up honors in 2009 and placed third in 2008 ... three-time varsity letterwinner in wrestling ... helped high school team to four state championships and four state duals championships ... also played football, earning first team all-district honors as a linebacker ... listed on honor roll all four years as well as being a member of National Honor Society.
PERSONAL: Son of Tom and Ann Kettman ... born July 3, 1991 in Waterloo, Iowa ... has one sister, Nicole.