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Hunter Ladnier
Hunter Ladnier
Year: Junior
Hometown: Rocky River, Ohio
High School: St. Edward
Position: 149
House Affiliation: Pforzheimer

Sophomore • 2017-2018
Posted a 18-12 mark, including 7-3 in dual action ... Tallied a team-high three technical falls to go with six decisions, two major decisions, and two pins ... Finished third at 149 pounds at the Keystone Classic with a 4-1 record, including one pin ... Went 2-2 at the Jonathan Kalhoust Open with a major decision, 13-3, over Ohio's Colin Toggas, and pin against Steven Garza ... Earned a win at the Cliff Keen Las Vegas Invitational with an 11-9 decision over Matt Ontiveros ... Posted a 3-2 record against Ivy League opponents ... Lost to No. 11 Cornell's William Koll in sudden victory, 8-6 ... Won final four dual matches against Penn, Brown, Columbia, and Hofstra ... Finished fifth at the EIWA Championships with a 4-2 record, including a major decision over Sacred Heart's Alex Harnsberger. 

Freshman • 2016-2017
NCAA Championships qualifier at 149 pounds … All-Ivy League second team … Tallied a 19-14 record, including a 6-2 mark in dual action … Tallied a team-high five technical falls to go with three pins … Took fifth at the Jonathan Kaloust Bearcat Open, going 4-2 … Claimed sixth-place at the Keystone Classic with a 5-2 record … Picked up one victory apiece at the Cliff Keen Las Vegas Invite and Midlands … Opened dual play with two victories by technical fall, over Franklin & Marshall’s Sam Butler and Columbia’s Sam Ward, and a pin over Bucknell’s Seth Hogue … Pinned Penn’s Joe Oliva in 5:17 … Closed the dual slate with wins by decision over Brown’s Travis Vasquez and Hofstra’s Ryan Berkert … Went 3-1 at the EIWA Championships, including a victory over the #11 ranked wrestler nationally, to take second … Went 0-2 at the NCAA Championships.

Before Harvard
Four-time letterwinner in wrestling at St. Edward High … Two-time captain ... Ranked as high as No. 3 in the nation … 2016 Ohio state champion … Finished second at state championship in 2015 … Walsh Ironman champion … Undefeated at the Clash … 2014 Medina Invitational champion … Two-time NLISCA All-American … 2016 sectional and district champion .. Finished third at 2016 FloNationals … Helped St. Edward win five state championships (three individual tournament, two dual meet) … Four-time honor roll selection … Three-time Academic All-Ohio … Eagle Scout … Brother, William, wrestled at NYU.

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