Career Record: 68-52
2013-14: Qualified for the 2014 NCAA Championships after placing 4th at the MAC Championships...Won the Elite 89 Award as Warner was had the highest GPA of any wrestler in the NCAA Championships...Finished the season 19-13, 6-2 in the MAC and 12-6 in duals...Placed 2nd at the Wolfpack Open...Defeated No. 17-ranked Luke Smith (CMU) by a 6-2 decision and beat No. 19-ranked Brandon Zeerip by a 9-2 decision in the MAC Championships...Began the year 8-2...
2012-13: Did not compete due to injury. Received a medical hardship.
2011-12: Qualified for the 2012 NCAA Championships...Took second at the CAA Tournament... Finished 27-16 on the year and 4-2 in the CAA. Went 15-8 in duals and finished with 5 falls and 6 major decisions...Defeated NCAA Qualifier's No. 13 Joe Booth of Drexel 3-1 on March 3, defeated No. 24 Mike Ottinger of Central Michigan 5-2 on Feb. 5, Jan. 21 defeated eleventh-ranked P.J. Gillespie of Hofstra in a 7-3 decision, Corey Lear of Bucknell, James Brudage of Rider and Brandon Wright of Chattanooga.
2010-11: Took fourth at the CAA Tournament... Knocked off NCAA Qualifier Ryan McGarity of Binghamton 11-3 at the CAA Tournament... Won his first career dual match with a 7-4 decision over Northern Illinois' Zach Benzio... Defeated UNC Greensboro's Byron Sigmon 3-1 in sudden victory on Feb. 13 for his first win over an NCAA Qualifier... Went 18-22 on the year... Earned CAA All-Freshman team honors.
Prep: A four-year letterwinner for head coach Dave Heckard... Was state runner-up as a senior at 171 pounds... Won the Super 32 Challenge... Took second place at the prestigious Beast of the East Tournament... Finished high school with a 136-33 career record... Ranked third in his weight class by intermatwrestle.com.
Off the Mat: Born Oct. 17, 1991... Son of Kenneth and Therese Warner... Three siblings, Tyler, Tess, and TC... Majoring in communications and criminal justice.
Tristan Warner's Wins over NCAA Qualifiers:
2/13/11 - Byron Sigmon (UNC Greensboro)
3/5/11 - Ryan McGarity (Binghamton)
11/6/11 - Brandon Wright (Chattanooga)
12/3/11 - James Brundage (Rider)
1/11/12 - Corey Lear (Bucknell)
1/21/12 - P.J. Gillespie (Hofstra)
2/5/12 - Mike Ottinger (Central Michigan)
3/3/12 - Joe Booth (Drexel)
11/17/13 157 Tommy Gantt (NC State) W, 4-2 dec.
12/6/13 157 Brandon Zeerip (EMU) W, 9-2 dec.
2/2/14 157 Luke Smith (CMU) W, 6-2 dec.
2/9/14 157 Spartak Chino (Ohio) W, 3-0 dec.
3/8/14 157 Spartak Chino (Ohio) W, 8-4 dec.
3/9/14 157 Brandon Zeerip (EMU) W, 9-2 dec.