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Red-shirt freshman takes second at 149 to lead four Lion Penn State placers
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Brandon Phillips had a successful red-shirt freshman campaign in 2011-12, winning ten times in open tournaments. Phillips continues to improve and has become one of Penn State's experienced upper-weights, competing at 174 a year ago.
Returned to the Nittany Lions for the 2014-15 campaign.
Posted 10-8 mark in open tournaments...three majors...went 2-2 at Knight Point Open on 11/6...went 4-1 at ESU Open...posted 3-1 mark at Laker Open...0-1 at Nittany Lion Open on 12/4...2-2 at Hitchcock Memorial on 1/15.
Before joining the Nittany Lions, Phillips wrestled at Dulaney High School in Maryland. He went 42-2 his junior year and placed third at States, following that up with a 43-2 senior season and a fourth place finish. Left DHS with a 111-20 overall record and as a two-time regional champ. He once again projects in the 174-pound weight class for Penn State. He is the son of Tracy and William Perry.
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|2010-11||Red Shirt Season|
|2011-12||10-8||0-0 (0-0)||10-8 (0-0/0-0)||0-2||0-0||3-2||0|
|Career||10-8||0-0 (0-0)||10-8 (0-0/0-0)||0-2||0-0||3-2||0|
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