Tristan Moran

Tristan is the manager of the AWA Madison location, he took over the position after finishing his career at UW Madison.  Tristan 9th seed at the NCAA Championships after taking 4th at the Big Ten Championships.

Senior Year

Tristan had an outstanding senior year at Wisconsin which included:

  • 4th place Big Tens
  • 6th Place Midlands
  • Big Ten Wrestler of the Week(Jan 14)
  • Defeated #5 Grant Leeth
  • Defeated #2 Mitch McKee
  • Defeated #6 Chad Red
  • 9th seed at NCAAs(That didn’t happen)

Earlier College Career

Tristan wrestled his first 3 years at Oklahoma State following his brother Dalton. He compiled an outstanding record of 61-16 which included big wins over  #18 Jamal Morris, #9 Tommy Thorn and #3 Jaydin Eierman.  After his 3rd year of college Tristan made the decision to transfer to the University of Wisconsin.  Tristan flourished during his junior year where he had a record of 26-11 including wins over #4 Nick Lee and #8 Mitch McKee.  Tristan would finish 6th at the Big Ten Championships and then go 3-2 at the NCAA tourney.  He also led the team in pins with 9!

High School Career

Tristan was a 4x State Finalist in HS including 2 HS State Titles.  He also took 3rd place at Fargo and 3rd place at the UWW U20 wrestling tournament!

Quote BlockTristan brings great energy to both practice and competition, with him being just out of college he has a great perspective on the current evolution of wrestling.”

Connor Thorpe