Braden Atwood is an accomplished wrestler at the collegiate and national levels. His goal at a young age was to wrestle at Purdue University, and he achieved it with focus and hard work. At this Division 1 program in the nation’s toughest conference, he was a four-time NCAA Championships qualifier and a four-time Big Ten Championships place winner.
He set numerous school records, including:
After graduating college, Braden continued his wrestling career and competed in Olympic Level training. In 2018, he wrestled at the U.S. Open. He placed at the tournament and qualified for World Team Trials.