'hadn't heard of Ben Tynan..looked him up: IMPRESSIVE!!
Senior Year: 2012 182 5th place https://www.wiaa.com/results/wrestling/MC24/3A182.htm
...can't find him prior at any lower weight
Currently fighting heavyweight as the "VANILLA THUNDER" & is 3-0 according to: https://www.tapology.com/fightcenter/fighters/178465-ben-tynan
NORTH DAKOTA WEBSITE
2017 NCAA Wrestling Championships Qualifier
2017 Big 12 Wrestling Championships (Fourth Place)
2016 Big 12 Wrestling Championships (Fifth Place)
2016-17 SEASON (Senior): NCAA qualifier at 285 pounds and finished with a 0-2 record ... Placed fourth at the Big 12 Wrestling Championships ... Posted an 18-8 record including 13-4 in duals with six pins and two major decisions ... Won the Bison Open (11-12-16) with a 3-0 record.
2015-16 SEASON (Junior): Compiled a 20-12 record including 7-3 in duals with five pins, a pair of major decisions and one tech fall wrestling at 285 pounds ... Went 2-2 to place fifth at the Big 12 Championships (3-5/6-16) in Kansas City including a pin ... Won the Bison Open (11-14-15) with a 4-0 record ... Placed fifth with 4-1 ledger at the Warren Williamson/Daktronics Open (11-1-15) ... Won three of five matches at the Cliff Keen Invitational (12-4/5-15) ... Had a pair overtime wins including home opener against Virginia (11-6-15).
JUNIOR COLLEGE: Two-time National Junior College Athletic Association (NJCAA) national tournament qualifier for Highline Community College (Wash.), earning All-America honors to complete his sophomore year with 26-4 record Two-time NJCAA academic scholar athlete.
HIGH SCHOOL: Four-year letter winner for Hanford High School Placed fifth in the Washington state tournament as a senior Won the 2014 Canadian Junior Freestyle National Championship at 264.55 pounds in Edmonton Ran cross country and competed in track and field.
PERSONAL: Son of Charles and Lisa Jacobsen Has one brother, Bruce, and three sisters, Rachel, Leilani and Laura Mother, Lisa, competed in track and field at Hawaii, and grandfather, Leo Reed, played college football for Colorado State and drafted by the Houston Oilers in the 1961 ... University studies major.
Follow him @VanillaThunderMMA
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