Jonathan Melton
Jonathan Melton
Weight: 149
Year: So.
Hometown: Kansas City, Mo.
High School: Staley

1-year letterwinner
2015 All-IIAC, 149 - 3rd
2015 Team Freshman of the Year

2014-15 | freshman
Came within two points of qualifying for nationals in first season of collegiate wrestling, placing fourth at 149 pounds at the NCAA Central Region Championship ... lost 6-4 in overtime to Cornell's Trevor Engle in third-place match that would have resulted in a trip to the NCAA Championship ... earned All-Iowa Conference honors as a top-three IIAC finsher at the regional qualifier ... recognized as Simpson's Freshman of the Year after going 15-13 overall and 6-5 in dual competition ... posted four pins and two major decisions ... placed sixth at the Luther L. Hill Invitational (12/6), going 4-2 ... came in fourth with a 3-2 showing at Cornell's Matman Invitational (1/17) ... earned first varsity letter.

High School
A 2014 graduate of Staley High School ... coached by Gary Mayabb.

Personal
Born Jan. 19, 1996 ... son of John and Darlene Melton ... has two sisters, Tara and Savanna. 

Record at Simpson
SeasonWt.Record
2014-1514915-13
   
   
   
Overall Record15-13