John Hinson
John Hinson
Weight: 174
Year: So.
Hometown: Glendale, Ariz.
High School: Cactus
Major: Business Management
Pronunciation: HIHN-son

2013-14 Season (Sophomore): Did not wrestle due to injury.

2012-13 Season (Freshman): Finished 6-8 at 174 lbs....Placed second at the Northern Wrestling Association Tournament (Feb. 23), which included a 6-2 win over Dylan Allison (MSOE)...Won collegiate debut on the mat with a 15-1 major decision victory over Jake Chavarris (North Central College) at the North Central College Invitational (Dec. 8)...Earned three straight victories in conference duals (Feb. 8-15), a 7-0 win over Jesse Gjeffe (Maranatha Baptist Bible College), a 6-5 (2OT) decision over Eddie Terres (Lakeland College) and a 8-3 decision win over Dylan Allison (MSOE).

High School (Cactus): Helped the football team win a state championship...Placed at the state wrestling tournament as a sophomore...Holds the school record for most wins in a season and takedowns...Earned varsity letters in football, wrestling, baseball and tennis.

Personal: Son of Connie...Has one older brother, Matt.