Gomez transferring to Wisconsin
MADISON, Wis. — Chris Bono’s wrestling room just got a whole lot better thanks to Austin Gomez’s commitment.
I’m very excited to announce that I will be transferring to the University of Wisconsin-Madison. I feel at home and feel this is the place for me to reach my goals. Time to work! #JumpAround pic.twitter.com/oriGMOtiZe
— Austin Gomez (@AGomez_141) June 2, 2021
The former Iowa State wrestler announced on social media that he’s transferring to Wisconsin. As a Cyclone, Gomez wrestled just one full season (2018-19) where he qualified for the national tournament.
Here’s 22 seconds of what Austin Gomez can do on the mat for @BadgerWrestling. BTW, he’ll have 3 years of eligibility in Madison 👀
— Zach Hanley (@ZachHanley2) June 2, 2021
Six months ago he announced he was retiring from wrestling due to injuries, then in April Gomez entered the transfer portal. And after visiting Wisconsin on May 31, he announced he found his new home in Madison.
Gomez will have 3 years of eligibility in Madison.
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