2013-14: Went 15-8 while competing unattached in open competition at 141 lbs. ... 3-2 record at the Blugold Open ... 4-2 record at the Duhawk Open ... 2-2 record at the Grand View Open ... finished second at the Jim Fox Open with a 3-1 record ... finished second at the Dan Gable Open with a 3-1 record
Went 48-1 and had a third place finish at state as a senior ... two-time Greater Metro Conference Wrestler of the Year ... placed seventh at Folkstyle Nationals during senior year ... placed fifth in state in both sophomore and junior seasons ... three-time Greco-Roman state champ ... two-time Freestyle state champ ... finished fourth in state as a freshman ... placed fourth in the Folkstyle Nationals during freshman and sophomore seasons
Parents are Frank and Karen Grahek ... has two younger sisters, Abigail (15) and Grace (11) ... also played volleyball in high school and was a member of the 2011 state championship team ... enjoys hanging out with friends ... related to the first king of Norway ... major is History/ Legal Studies
What does it mean to be a Badger?
"It means I'm part of a strong family traditon."
Off the Mat with Gabriel
Before each match, I:
Do the exact same warm-upOne thing I absolutely have to do before I turn 40:
Go to NorwayFavorite Barry Davis quote:
Every Barry Davis quoteFavorite quote
: "I am the master of my fate. I am the captain of my soul."If I could change one wrestling rule, it would be:
Add the pushout to Folkstyle