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Getting to Know: Tanner Hall, Arizona State

Tanner Hall - Arizona State

Throughout the off-season, we’re going to be getting to know returning NCAA Division I wrestlers from around the country.  We sent questionnaires to every program in the country and will be sharing the results throughout the long trek to next fall.  You can find them all whenever you like under the Getting to Know tag.    

Name: Tanner Hall

School: Arizona State

Class (for 2017-18): Junior

Weight: 285

Hall had a banner year in 2016-17, winning the Pac-12 tournament before finishing third at NCAAs.  He went 35-6 and now appears to be getting his wishes fulfilled if the proposed rule changes go into effect. The Electrical Engineering major was also named to the Pac-12 All-Academic first team.

Rate your 2016-17 season on a scale of 1-10?


What are you working on this off-season?

Offense from my feet

Do you plan to wrestle freestyle or Greco in the off-season?


What was the most interesting class you took this year?

EEE-241 The Fundamentals of Electromagnetics

If you could wrestle one person, living or dead, who would it be?

Abe Lincoln

What was your favorite match this season?

Third place match at NCAAs

If you could change one rule in college wrestling what would it be?


If you weren’t a wrestler, is there another sport or competitive activity you’d have pursued?


When the season ended, what is the one food you had to eat?

I’m a heavyweight, I eat what I want.

What is your major and what would you like to do with it when you graduate?

Electrical Engineering. Get a good enough job that I can support my future family.


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