2007-08: Went 5-6 (4-5 vs. NCAA-countable opponents), mostly at Kaufman/Brand and All-Cal tournaments... Finished 6th at Kaufman/Brand, posting wins of 5-0 against Lehigh's Kevin Vinh and Nebraska-Omaha's Cody Garcia to advance... Scored 10-2 major decision against Grand Canyon's Alex Contreras to highlight All-Cal action.
2006-07: Redshirted... Competed unattached at the California Collegiates tournament... Lost his first match to Alexander Yarela of Menlo (9-4) and did not compete in wrestlebacks due to an injury.
SAINT LOUIS SCHOOL '06: Captured four straight Hawaii High Schol Athletic Association (HHSAA) state titles... Did so in four different weight classes (112, 119, 125 and 130), establishing a first in state history... Also won Interscholastic League of Honolulu championships and Outstanding Wrestler awards all four years... Went 136-6 (.958) in four seasons, including perfect 20-0 career record at HHSAA Championships... Recorded 76 pins in his career... Won Dave Schultz Award for excellence in wrestling and academics... Also earned Wendy's High School Heisman and Nissan Hall of Honor distinction for academic/athletic accomplishment... Graduated No. 1 in his class... Earned league and state judo championships as a freshman, compiling 25-0 record at 114 lbs... Five-time Scholar-Athlete honoree (four in wrestling, one in judo).
PERSONAL: Born in Honolulu, Hawaii... Only out-of-state resident on 2006-07 Aggie team... Majoring in computer science... Parents are Mike & Lynne Low... Hopes to become a physician or computer specialist... Proudest personal achievement is making history as first wrestler in state history to win four HHSAA titles in four different weight classes.
Wrestling | 03/31/2010McBryde Receives Pac-10 All-Academic Honors
UC Davis sophomore Rory McBryde was named to the 2010 Pacific-10 Conference Wrestling All-Academic First Team, it was announced today by Pac-10 Commissioner Larry Scott. MORE
Wrestling | 03/18/2010Aggies Complete Action at NCAA Championships
Brandon Low, Barrett Abel and Ricky Alcala were eliminated from the 2010 NCAA Division I Wrestling Championships Thursday at the Qwest Center Omaha in Omaha, Neb. MORE
Wrestling | 03/17/2010Low, Abel, Alcala Head to NCAA Championships
UC Davis (3-12, 1-6 Pac-10) will send Brandon Low, Barrett Abel and Ricky Alcala to the 2010 NCAA Division I Wrestling Championships. The three-day tournament will be held at the Qwest Center Omaha in Omaha, Neb. MORE
Wrestling | 03/10/2010NCAA Announces Wrestling Championship Brackets
The brakcets for the 2010 NCAA Division I Wrestling Championships have been released, it was announced Wednesday. Barrett Abel, Brandon Low and Ricky Alcala will represent UC Davis as all three automatically qualified after successful weekends at the Pac-10 Wrestling Championships Feb. 27. MORE
Wrestling | 02/27/2010Abel Wins Pac-10 Title, Low Second
Barrett Abel won UC Davis' first Pac-10 individual title since 2007 after earning a 12-9 decision over Cal Poly's Nick Fisher at 149 pounds Saturday at the 2010 Pac-10 Wrestling Championships in Davis, Calif. MORE
Wrestling | 02/26/2010Low, Abel Advance to Pac-10 Finals
Brandon Low earned a comeback victory at 133 while Barrett Abel won by a 5-3 decision at 149 Friday to advance to the finals of the 2010 Pac-10 Wrestling Championships at The Pavilion in Davis, Calif. MORE
Wrestling | 02/25/2010Pac-10 Conference Announces Seeding for Champio...
The Pacific-10 Conference has released the seeding bracket for the 2010 Pac-10 Wrestling Championships, it was announced Friday. UC Davis is led by junior Brandon Low who is the No. 1 seed at 133 pounds and junior Barrett Abel who is seeded second at 149 pounds. Ricky Alcala is the fourth seed ... MORE
Wrestling | 02/24/2010UC Davis Prepares for Pac-10 Championships
UC Davis (3-12, 1-6 Pac-10) prepares to compete in the 2010 Pac-10 Wrestling Championships Feb. 26-27, which it will also host. The two-day tournament will begin Friday, Feb. 26 at noon with the first session and will continue into Saturday., Feb. 27. The Pac-10 Wrestling Championship Finals will... MORE
Wrestling | 02/13/2010Aggies Drop Dual Against Cal State Bakersfield
The UC Davis wrestling team dropped a 39-4 decision to Cal State Bakersfield in a Pac-10 matchup Saturday at the Icardo Center in Bakersfield, Calif. MORE
Wrestling | 02/12/2010Cal Poly Beats UC Davis 34-7 In Pac-10 Matchup
Fifteenth-ranked Brandon Low and No. 16 Ricky Alcala each picked up victories for UC Davis on Friday night but No. 16 Cal Poly posted wins in the remaining eight matches on its way to a 34-7 Pac-10 wrestling match at Mott Gym. MORE