Boys wrestling: Brandon Backues


Q: What is your biggest accomplishment in your wrestling career?
A: Placing 5th at state last year

Q: Why did you start wrestling?
A: I started wrestling back in the 1st grade

Q: How long have you been wrestling?
A: 12 years

Q: Are you going to wrestle or play any sports in college?
A: That’s the plan!

Q: Do you have a pre-match ritual? If so, what is it?
A: I’m actually one of the only people who don’t have a pre-match warm-up or anything, I just stand there.

Q: Who is your biggest supporter?
A: Definitely my parents

Q: What is your favorite part about competing?
A: Getting to best someone up for 6 minutes

Q: Where do you see yourself in 5 years?
A: in 2025

Q: What were your goals for this season?
A: Win Districts and then State