Austin Macias
Austin Macias
Weight: 125
Year: Freshman
Hometown: Burlington, Ill.
High School: Burlington Central HS

2018-19: SIUE's 133-pound entrant at the Mid-American Conference Championships ... Posted a 7-21 record for the season splitting time at 125 and 133 pounds ... Recorded five falls, including a key pin against Buffalo's Kyle Akins helping the Cougars to their first-ever MAC dual victory.

Prep: Two-time Illinois state champion at 126 pounds for Burlington Central High School ... Took third place his sophomore season ... Two-time Fargo All-American and has wrestled for Izzy Style for five years ... His high school coach, Jordan Bakley, also is a former SIUE wrestler (2010-11) ... Son of Gabe and Kelli Macias.