Dustin Kirk
Dustin Kirk
Weight: 133
Year: r-Sr.
Hometown: Lake Elsinore, Calif.
Previous School: Cerritos College

2017-18 - Stats

  • Finished eighth at the NCAA Wrestling Championships, earning All-American honors for the second straight season
  • Became the first two-time NCAA All-American in program history along with Bryce Killian
  • Selected second team All-Eastern College Athletic Conference (ECAC)
  • Finished third at the NCAA Super Region II Championships
  • Ranked in the NWCA poll five times, including first each of the first two weeks
  • Posted a record of 18-8, including four pins and four major decisions
  • Finished second at the Georgia Open
  • Took third at the Midwest Classic
  • Won all three of his matches at the Virginia Duals, helping King to the title
  • Earned four wins over ranked opponents

2016-17: All-American after finishing third at NCAA Division II Championships...Highest finish by a Tornado at the NCAA Championships...First team All-ECAC...NCAA Super Region II runner-up, falling to top-ranked Michael Labry of Ashland 3-2 in the final...Earned five wins over ranked opponents at the NCAA Championships to take third...Went 23-9 on the season, including 3-0 on major decisions and 5-1 on pins...Took fifth at the Kaufman/Brand Open...Won the King Open...Finished second at the Midwest Classic...Won three of four matches at the Virginia Duals...Was victorious in seven straight matches before the final of the Midwest Classic...Later won eight straight matches and ended the season on a five-match winning streak...Was ranked as high as third in the country.

2015-16: Competed at the Hokie Open, finishing as runner-up at 133 pounds...Defeated dam Gallo of VMI 12-3 in the first bout then topped Jake Huffine and Chris Dbien of Chattanooga 6-0 and 8-7, respectively...Fell to Appalachian State's Irvin Ernriquez 10-7 in the final.