JaVaughn Perkins
JaVaughn Perkins
Height: 5-10
Weight: 184
Year: So.
Hometown: Omaha, Neb.
High School: Omaha North HS

2017-18 (So.): National runner-up at 184 ... All-American for the second straight year ... Ranked No. 1 entering the national championships ... NCAA Super Region Four Champion after going 3-0 at the regional with a tech fall and pin ... RMAC Champion ... All-RMAC First Team ... Finished with a 13-3 overall record with two falls ... Went 4-0 in dual competition, which included a 2-0 record against RMAC competition (one fall) ... Had won 13 straight bouts before falling by a 3-1 decision in the national championships bout ... RMAC Wrestler of the Week (Jan. 9).

2016-17 (Fr.): All-American at 184 after finishing fourth at the National Championships with a 4-2 record (two falls) ... Ranked No. 3 nationally entering the championships ... Finished with an 18-7 overall record with nine falls ... Went 3-1 at regionals, as he defeated No. 9 Zach Stodden in the semifinals before he lost 5-4 in the first tiebreaker to No. 2 Nick Fiegener of Cal-Baptist in the final ... Notched a 7-1 dual record with two falls and a 4-0 RMAC record (one fall) ... Finished third at his first RMAC Championships ... Named RMAC Wrestler of the Week Jan. 24 ... Won 12 of 14 bouts entering the national championships.