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Rex Kendle
Rex Kendle

Class:
RS Senior

Hometown:
Edwardsburg, Mich.

High School:
Edwardsburg

Weight:
165


2007-08 (Junior): Started at 165, compiling an 18-19 record overall ... Went 7-1 at the EMU Open to earn fifth place ... Won his first dual match of the year against N.C. State's Jalil Dozier, a 6-2 decision ... Picked up three wins at the PSU Open, including a 9-0 major decision against Pitt-Johnstown's Nick Fastuca, a 3-2 decision against Kent State's John Pycraft, and a 5-3 decision over Lehigh's Brandon Hatchett ... Defeated Northern Illinois' Jesse Linczmaier at the Midlands Championships ... Beat Ohio's Kent Smith by a 10-2 major decision ... Competed in the Big Ten Championships.

2006-07 (Sophomore): Compiled a 13-14 overall record and a 13-13 NCAA mark...Wrestled at 157 and 165...Won first five of six matches at the Eastern Michigan Open, finishing fifth...Tallied his first win in an 8-0 major decision over Cody Heir (unattached)...Only loss at EMU tournament came against teammate Tony Greathouse....Picked up four additional wins at Penn State's Open, outscoring his opponents 15-7 and also pinned his first competitor, Millersville's Jarrett Hostetter, in 3:08...Also pinned Ryan Kromer from York in 3:29 at the Glen Brand Open...Competed in three dual meets and the Big Ten Championships at 165 pounds.

2005-06 (RS Freshman): Finished the season with an 11-8 record...Won four consecutive matches at the EMU Open...Tallied his quickest fall of the season in just 50 seconds against Cumberland's Kyle Knox at the MSU Open...Also notched wins at the Nittany Lion Open and Kent State Open.

2004-05 (Redshirt): Redshirted...Went 7-8 in open competition...Went 4-2 at the Muskegon Open, good for fourth place...Recorded two falls, one against New Hampshire's Brett Seastedt at the MSU Open, and the other versus Ivy Tech's Mike Luna at the Kent State Open.

PREP: Finish his career with a 165-28 record...A three-time all-state selection and conference champion...Qualified for Senior Nationals where he finished 2-2...Participated for Team Michigan his senior year as well.

PERSONAL: Son of Dennis and Janet Kendle...Born Aug. 29, 1985...A pre-med major who wishes to be a chiropractor.

KENDLE'S CAREER RECORD
Season	Overall	Duals	Big Ten	Pins
2004-05*	7-8	0-0	0-0	2
2005-06	11-8	0-0	0-0	3
2006-07	13-14	0-3	0-2	2
2007-08 18-19 7-10 3-5 0 Totals 42-33 7-13 3-7 5

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