JORDAN BURROUGHS
2017-18 Team USA Ranking: No. 1 at 74 kg/163 lbs.
Years on Team USA: 7 (2011-18)
Residence: Lincoln, Neb.
Club: Sunkist Kids
Coaches: Mark Manning, Bryan Snyder
High School: Atco, N.J. (Winslow Township)
College: Nebraska
Born: July 8, 1988
Height: 5’9”

Career Highlights
- Two-time U.S. Olympic Team member (2012, 2016)
- Olympic Champion (2012)
- Four-time World champion (2011, 2013, 2015, 2017)
- Third in World Championships (2014)
- Two-time Pan American Games champion (2011, 2015)
- Four-time World Cup champion (2012-2015)
- Three-time U.S. Open champion (2011, 2013, 2014)
- Pan American Championships champion (2014, 2016)
- Two-time NCAA champion for Nebraska (2009, 2011)
- Dan Hodge Trophy winner, as nation’s top college wrestler (2011)

Career Biography
2017: World champion… Grand Prix of Spain champion… U.S. World Team Trials champion… U.S. Open champion… World Cup gold medalist… 
2016: Grand Prix of Germany champion… 2016 U.S. Olympic Team Trials champion… Ninth at the Olympic Games… Pan American Championships champion… Yasar Dogu International champion…
2015: World champion… Pan American Games champion… U.S. World Team Trials champion… World Cup gold medalist… Alexander Medved International champion… 
2014: Third in World Championships… Pan American Championships gold medalist… U.S. World Team Trials champion… U.S. Open champion… World Cup gold medalist… Third in Yasar Dogu International…
2013: World champion… Sargsyan International champion… U.S. World Team Trials champion… U.S. Open champion… Alexander Medved International champion… World Cup gold medalist…
2012: Olympic gold medalist… U.S. Olympic Team Trials champion… World Cup gold medalist… Cerro Pelado International champion… Dave Schultz Memorial International champion…
2011: World champion… Pan American Games champion… Ukrainian Wrestlers Memorial International champion… U.S. World Team Trials champion… U.S. Open champion…
2008: 10th at Junior World Championships…
2007: University Nationals runner-up …   
College: 2009 and 2011 NCAA champion for University of Nebraska… 2011 Dan Hodge Trophy winner as nation’s best college wrestler… Third in 2008 NCAA Championships… Outstanding Wrestler at 2008 Big 12 Championships… 2007 NCAA Qualifier… Coached by Mark Manning… Graduated with a degree in sociology in May 2011…
High School: 2006 New Jersey state champion at 135 pounds to cap a 35-2 senior season and a 115-20 career at Winslow Township High School… Ranked seventh in the nation among 135-pound high school wrestlers by InterMat… Three-time district champion and two-time regional champion for coach Rick Koss…
Personal: He is a native of Sicklerville, N.J… Married Lauren Mariacher on Oct. 12, 2013… They have one son, Beacon, who was born in July 2014, and one daughter, Ora, who was born in June 2016… Has two sisters, Princess and Jenerra, and one brother, Leroy… Son of Janice Burroughs and Leroy Burroughs…
Awards: 2015 USOC Male Olympic Athlete of the Year… 2011, 2012 and 2013 USA Wrestling Freestyle Wrestler of the Year… 2011 Dan Hodge Trophy winner… 
Note: With five World and Olympic titles, Burroughs is No. 2 in U.S. history, tied with Bruce Baumgartner, and just one behind John Smith at six… Won a U.S. record 69 straight matches to start his career on the Senior level from 2011-14… Won 2013 World title less a month after breaking his ankle…