ACADEMIC INTEGRATION COMPETITIVE EXCELLENCE

IN DIVISION I ATHLETICS

 
Colby Knight
Colby Knight
Height: 5-8
Year: Freshman
Hometown: Urbandale, Iowa
High School: Urbandale
Position: 141

Freshman (2013-14)
Competed at the Jonathan Kaloust Bearcat Open and Keystone Classic.

Before Harvard
2012-13 captain, four-year letterwinner ... Three-time Folkstyle Nationals All-American ... Two-time Junior Nationals All-American ... Iowa State Champion in 2011 ... Had a runner-up finish in Iowa’s state championship as a freshman ... Finished third and fourth at the state tournament as a senior and junior ... Named Iowa 3A Mr. Wrestler of the Year in 2013 ... Helped Urbandale to a third-place finish at states as a freshman ... Holds Urbandale’s record for career takedowns (586) and season takedowns (182) ... Compiled a 152-9 career record ... Named first team academic All-State as a junior ... In 2012 named to the second team academic All-State ... Honor Roll student ... President and leader of Urbandale Fellowship of Christian Athletes ... Student Ambassador ... Volunteered at Meals for the Heartland ... Wildwood Hills Rank Team Leader ... His father, Steve, and his uncle, Dan Knight, wrestled at Iowa State University both earning All-America Status ... His brother, Evan, wrestles at Cornell University.