Cameron Kennedy
Cameron Kennedy

Class:
RS Freshman

Hometown:
Richmond, Ill.

High School:
Burton

Weight:
133


Freshman (2013-14)... Redshirted season ... Competed in three open tournaments ... Posted a 2-2 record at the Edinboro Open (Feb. 8) ... Open the tournament with a 6-3 decision over Cornell's Corey Dake ... Went 0-2 at the Midlands Championships (Dec. 29-30) ... Placed seventh at the EMU Open (Nov. 16) with a 3-2 mark ... Claimed fifth place at the MSU Open (Nov. 9) with a 6-1 record ... Defeated Olivet's Tyler Kuch, 9-1 for first collegiate win.

Prep... Graduated from Richmond Burton High School (2013) ... Honor Roll ... Named 2013 Northwest Herald Wrestler of the Year ... Captured the 126-pound title at the 2013 Illinois state tournament ... Four-time state placewinner, claiming third as a junior (2012), second as a sophomore (2011) and sixth as a freshman (2010) ... Career prep record of 136-15, including a near-perfect 46-1 mark as a senior ... Three-time NWHerald All-Area Team (2011, '12, '13).

Personal... Enrolled in the School of Kinesiology ... Born on September 2, 1994 ... Son of Jim Kennedy and Debra Foster ... Brother, Jimmy, was a three-time All-American at Illinois (2007-09, '11) ... Sister, Kendra, participated in cross country and track at Illinois (2010-13).

Year Overall Dual Tourney Falls TF MD Big Ten NCAA
2013-14 11-7 0-0 11-7 1 0 3


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