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Brandon Carter
Position: 149 Pounds
Weight: 149
Year: Senior
Hometown: Swartz Creek, Mich.
High School: Swartz Creek HS
Brandon Carter
Courtesy: Associated Press
Release: 12/11/2006
Two-time national qualifier … finished career with overall record of 85-52 with 18 falls.

2007-08: Won first conference title at 149 pounds … pinned Ohio’s Kevin Christensen in the conference finals … earned automatic bid to NCAA Championships ... posted 3-2 mark at national tournament ... named MAC Wrestler of the Week after pinning Christensen and defeating Kent State’s Clint Sponseller on the regular season’s final weekend … placed seventh at Midlands ... earned NWCA all-academic honors ... Academic All-MAC selection ... named program's most improved wrestler.

2006-07: Placed third at the MAC Championships … placed sixth at Reno Tournament of Champions … went 2-1 at the Chippewa Challenge … missed the majority of the conference season with an injury … picked up dual wins against Michigan State, Hofstra, and Eastern Michigan … Academic All-MAC honoree.

2005-06: Finished second at MAC Championships at 141 pounds … earned wild card bid to national tournament … named program’s Most Improved Wrestler … took over starting spot at 141 midway through the season … also competed at 149 early in the year … ranked as high as No. 12 nationally at 141 pounds by W.I.N. Magazine … took seventh at 149 at Michigan State Open … placed fourth at 141 at Reno … advanced to semis at 141 at Midlands before finishing fifth … posted 3-1 record in MAC duals.

2004-05: Finished 26-20 overall … moved into starting role at 141 after Jason Borrelli moved to 133 … tallied two wins in conference action … won a first-round match at the MAC Championships … finished third at the Eastern Michigan Open … recorded six falls.

2003-04: Redshirted … wrestled unattached … had a 13-5 record … placed first at the Muskegon Open … placed fifth in the Edinboro open … placed eighth in the Michigan State open.

High School: Won state title as a senior … all-state three times … won a single conference title and district title … lettered in both football and wrestling.

Personal: Majoring in entrepreneurship and minoring in accounting … son of Mark and Tina Carter … born June 1, 1985 … has a 3.36 GPA.