Bryce Killian '18, '19
Bryce Killian '18, '19
Title: Assistant Coach
Phone: 423-652-6025
Year: 2nd Year
Previous College: King ('18, '19)

Killian joined the Tornado staff in 2018, following a standout career for the Tornado. In his career, Killian was a three-time NCAA Division II Championships qualifier and two-time All-American.

Killian became the first Tornado to qualify for the NCAA Division II Wrestling championships, qualifying each of the last three years. He was also one of the first Tornado to earn NCAA All-American honors twice. In 2016-17 he finished seventh and a season ago, Killian finished sixth at the NCAA Division II Wrestling Championships.

Each of the last two years, Killian finished runner-up at the NCAA Super Region II Championships, and in 2015-16, he finished third. Killian is the only two-time first team All-Eastern College Athletic Conference (ECAC) selection. King has been members of the ECAC for two years, with Killian earning first team honors each season.

In 2017-18, Killian earned all-academic honors from the National Wrestling Coaches Association (NWCA). He was one of two Tornado to earn the distinction, the first two wrestlers in program history honored by the NWCA. Killian closed his career with a 63-26 record, taking a school record 18 wins by technical fall. He earned nine wins by major decision and two by pin.

He earned his bachelor's degree in 2018 from King and his MBA from King in 2019.