Senior Ryan Conat has had his arm raised in victory after all 19 of his 174-pound matches this season for the University of Wisconsin-Stevens Point wrestling team.
On paper, there was little reason to suggest Ryan Conat was ready to enjoy a breakout senior season.
Through his first three years in the University of Wisconsin-Stevens Point wrestling program, Conat put together a rather ordinary 47-34 record, including a 19-11 run as a junior.
But there were a number of people - namely Pointers coach Johnny Johnson and, more importantly, Conat himself - who believed in him and his desire to make his final college season one to remember. ...