2014-15: Three-time starter for the Badgers at 157 lbs. ... compiled a 4-6 season record ... went 1-2 while competing against Maryland, Rider and Purdue ... recorded a 0-2 finish at the Navy Classic ... marked a 3-1 finish at Midland Championships
2013-14: 20-4 record in open competition while competing unattached at 165 lbs. ... won the Blugold Open while notching bonus-point victories in three out of five matches ... finishedthird at the Grand View Open while going 4-1 ... finished third at the Jim Fox Open ... won the Dan Gable Open after going 3-0 ... took fifth place at the Loras Open with a record of 4-2
High School: Two-time state champion ... won state as a senior after compiling a record of 46-0 ... was also perfect as a junior and won state after going 45-0 ... finished second at state as a sophomore after going 40-3 ... placed fifth in state as a freshman and went 45-6 ... took eighth place in freestyle competition at the 2013 Fargo Cadet and Junior National Championships ... finished with a fifth place finish in freestyle competition at the 2012 Fargo Championships
Davis on Liegel: "His parents went here; his brother goes here, so I think he knows UW really well. He's a great athlete. He's a great football player as well as a great wrestler. I think he'll excel here."
Personal: Parents are Ralph and Mary Liegel ... has three brothers, Steven (25), Scott (23) and Shane (14) ... also participated in football and was an all-conference linebacker and running back ... earned High Honors while in high school ... father wrestled for Wisconsin from 1982-1987 and brother, Scott, wrestled for Wisconsin ... brother, Steven, played football at Winona State University ... undecided on a major
"Best place for me to succeed both academically and athletically. It's one big family here."
Off the Mat with Seth
First started wrestling:
2nd gradeMy favorite thing about Wisconsin wrestling is:
The family atmosphereA non-athletic talent I have is:
Ping Pong guruMost memorable wrestling achievement
: Two-time Fargo Junior All-American