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Brandon

Leynaud

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Year: Redshirt Junior
Hometown: Lexington, Ohio
High School: Lexington

Bio

 Career Statistics   2015-16   2016-17   2017-18

2017-18: Wrestled at 149 pounds … Went 5-21 overall … Was 3-11 in dual matches … All five of his victories came by fall … Two of the falls came in the first period … Pinned Connor Burkert of Hofstra in 5:59 for a victory at the Southern Scuffle … ACC Academic Honor Roll.

2016-17: Wrestled at 141 pounds … Garnered a win over Irvin Enriquez of Appalachian State at the Southeast Open ... Took second at the Newberry open, going 4-1 overall ... Wrestled at the National Collegiate Open and finished 1-2 ... Went 6-7 overall for the campaign. 

2015-16: Duke’s starter at 133 pounds … Went 1-8 overall before suffering a season-ending injury … Earned a pin over Alex Rinaldi of NC State at the Wolfpack Open.

Before Duke: A four-year letterwinner for Brent Rastetter at Lexington High School … Amassed a 161-36 career record for the Minutemen en route to four Ohio Cardinal Conference titles and two sectional championships … Qualified for the district tournament all four years and captured the district title in 2015 … Advanced to the state tournament as a junior and senior, taking fourth at 132 pounds in his senior campaign … Established the freshman pin record with 25 falls in 2011 and completed his career with 113 career pins … Also earned All-Academic Ohio recognition in 2014 and 2015 … Was the Greco state runner-up and a two-time Disney Duals All-American ... Was a member of the National Honor Society.

Personal: Son of Tim and Kris Leynaud … Born June 14, 1996 … Has one brother, Ryan. 

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