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Year: Redshirt Junior
Hometown: Chestnut Hill, Pa.
High School: Wyoming Seminary


Career: Posted a 30-42 career record … A starter for Duke in 2014 and 2015 … Four-time ACC Academic Honor Roll.

2015-16: Competed in nine matches … Went 4-5 overall … Took sixth at the Hokie Open … Recorded a career-fast pin in 19 seconds against Matt Williams at the Hokie Open … Also registered technical falls at the Hokie Open … Was selected as The Dylan Ryan “Rhino” 11th Man Award winner ... ACC Academic Honor Roll.

2014-15: Duke’s starter at 141 pounds … Posted a 17-14 overall record and 7-5 mark in duals … Took second at the Appalachian Open and fourth at the Hokie Open … Went 3-2 in ACC duals … Defeated Kevin Jack of NC State in a thrilling 5-3 decision to lead Duke to an 18-17 victory over the Wolfpack … Also posted an ACC victory over Virginia … Registered a major decision at the Michigan State dual … ACC Academic Honor Roll.

2013-14: Forced to bump up to 133 pounds because of injury … Finished 5-19 overall and 4-17 in duals … Went 1-3 at 125 pounds in dual matches and 3-14 from the 133-pound position … Posted a first-period fall over NC State Brenden Calas at the ACC Championships … All-ACC Academic Team … ACC Academic Honor Roll.

2012-13: Redshirt season … posted a 4-4 overall record in competing unattached at 133 pounds … recorded first collegiate fall at the Wilkes Open ... ACC Academic Honor Roll.
Prep: A four-year letterwinner for Scott Green at Wyoming Seminary ... finished his scholastic career with a 149-43 overall record ... team co-captain ... wrestled in three different weight classes during his time at Wyoming Seminary ... was the Independent Prep State Champion in 2010 and 2011 ... captured 12 high school tournament titles throughout his scholastic career ... seven-time high school national tournament All-American .. compiled a career-best 42-6 record at 103 pounds his rookie season ... went 34-12 his senior year at 120 pounds ... won the Beast of the East and was a two-time winner of the National Preps tournament as well as the IronMan ... also took home titles from the Cheesehead Invitational and NY Eastern States ... garnered the Pennsylvania Junior State Championship in 2009 ... a two-time winner of the West Virginia Cliff Kleen Worlds tournament as well as War at the NJ Shore tournament ... also played two years of high school tennis and led the team to the state runner-up in 2012.
Personal: Born Evan Andrew Botwin on May 22, 1994 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania ... son of Bruce Botwin and Kathryn Lally ... has one sister, Barbara.

Year Weight Tournament Dual ACC Overall
2013-14 125/133 1-2 4-17 0-6 5-19
2014-15 141 10-9 7-5 3-2 17-14
2015-16   4-5 - - 4-5
Total   15-16 11-22 3-8 26-38
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