Tucker Ziegler
Tucker Ziegler
Year: Junior
Hometown: Myersville, Md.
High School: Middletown
Position: 197 lbs
Concentration: Political Science

2017-18: Finished 20-16 overall, 8-5 in duals, and 5-5 in EIWA duals; tied for the team lead in dual wins … Ranked second on the team with 27 dual points … Posted four major decisions, tied for third on the team … Placed eighth at the EIWA Championships (Mar. 3-4) … Came in third at the Wilkes Open (Dec. 22) and the F&M Open (Jan. 6) … Posted EIWA dual wins over F&M (Jan. 20), Bucknell (Jan. 20), Harvard (Feb. 8), Sacred Heart (Feb. 10), and Columbia (Feb. 17) … Gained three wins apiece at the Wilkes Open and F&M Open … Earned the team’s Most Improved Wrestler award … Garnered EIWA All-Academic accolades.

2016-17: Went 17-20 overall and 5-7 in dual bouts … Ranked second on the team with six pins … Represented Brown at the EIWA Championships (Mar. 3-4) … Tallied 24 dual points and one technical fall … Earned three wins apiece at the Wilkes Open (Dec. 22) and the F&M Open (Jan. 7) … Claimed dual wins over Edinboro (Jan. 14), VMI (Jan. 14), and F&M (Jan. 21) … Gained a spot on the EIWA All-Academic Team.

2015-16: Finished the year 9-12 overall and 0-2 in dual bouts … Placed fourth at 184 lbs. at the JWU Open (Jan. 30) … Came in fourth at 197 lbs. wrestling unattached at the Wilkes Open (Dec. 28) … Picked up two falls on the year … Notched fastest fall in 1:29 vs. Nassau CC at the Wilkes Open (Dec. 28).

Before Brown: Earned a state title as a senior, totaling a 44-3 record … Went 44-2 as a junior, finishing in third at the state championships … Finished 40-5 as a sophomore and 29-14 as a freshman … Compiled a 157-24 career record … Gained all-area honors three times … Garnered a spot on the all-state academic team twice … Recognized as an AP Scholar with Honors … wrestled for coaches James Schartner and Yank Strube.

Personal: Tucker is the son of Robert and Judy Ziegler … Has two siblings, Judd and Becca; Judd is a member of the Princeton wrestling class of 2016 … Born on May 28, 1997 … Political Science concentrator.

Career Statistics
Year Overall Dual EIWA Dual MD TF Pins Fastest Fall
2015-16 9-12 0-2 0-0 0-3 0-1 2-1 1:29
2016-17 17-20 5-7 1-6 1-6 0-1 6-1 0:34
2017-18 20-16 8-5 5-5 4-7 0-2 0-1 --
Totals 46-48 13-14 6-11 5-16 0-4 8-3 0:34