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Bucknell Wrestling BIO
 Grim Gonzalez

Career: One-time EIWA placewinner (5th in 2015) ... 50-51 record ... went 26-27 in duals, including a 15-10 record in EIWA duals ... eight pins, one tech. fall, and four major decisions ... two wins over nationally-ranked opponents ... two-year captain.

2016-17 (Senior): Team captain ... did not compete.

2015-16 (Junior): First-year team captain ... 9-18 overall record ... 8-17 wrestling at 133 pounds ... 1-1 mark at 141 pounds ... won four of first five matches ... competed at EIWA Championships and posted a 1-2 record ... wrestled in four tournaments ... defeated nationally ranked Mason Beckman (Lehigh) in season-opening dual ... earned a team Big Win Award for that victory.

2014-15 (Sophomore):
Posted 23-11 record, a five-win improvement from freshman year ... finished in fifth place in 133-pound bracket at EIWA Championships ... posted 4-2 record at EIWAs, including a pair of wins over top-four seeded opponents ... 13-5 dual record ... tied for fourth on team in dual victories ... four different winning streaks of at least three bouts ... season-best six straight wins came in late January and early February ... did not lose two bouts in a row after Jan. 1 ... 19-5 over last 24 bouts ... wrestled at three regular-season tournaments, finishing third at Lock Haven Invitational ... 8-1 mark in bonus-point bouts ... all 41 bouts were at 133 pounds ... earned team's Most Improved Award ... earned team Big Win Award for win over American's Josh Terao in fifth-place match at EIWA Championships.

2013-14 (Freshman): Wrestled at 125 in first dual of year vs. Shippensburg (W) ... next 39 bouts were at 133 ... posted 18-22 mark overall ... second-most wins among Bison freshmen ... one of six freshmen to be regular members of starting lineup ... five different winning streaks of at least three bouts ... 6-4 record in last 10 bouts ... each of last 10 bouts decided by decision ... 1-2 record in 133-pound bracket at EIWA Championships ... faced five ranked opponents ... placed fourth at December's Mat Town Open ... 4-4 in EIWA duals.

Before Bucknell:
Two-year team captain at Liberty High School ... All-LVC selection ... two-time district champion ... finished third in district as a sophomore ... two-time regional champion ... placed third in state in 2012 ... three-time Holiday Classic runner-up ... Scholar-Athlete Team member ... qualified for National Honor Society ... vice president of S.A.D.D.

Personal:
Grimaldi Gabriel Gonzalez ... born March 28, 1995 in Bethlehem, Pennsylvania ... four-time wrestling letterwinner at Liberty High School ... has one brother, Braylen ... an uncle played college baseball ... majoring in economics.
Position: 133
Year: Senior
Hometown: Bethlehem, Pa.
High School: Liberty
Graduating Year: 2017
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