Brandon Matlock started wrestling at the age of 5 years old in Spokane, Washington. He was a four year varsity letter winner with an overall record of 186-12, placing second in the state. During his career at Grand View University, he was a part of a 12x National Wrestling Championship program in the NAIA Division. He has competed against dozens of National Champion wrestlers throughout his career. After switching to the coaching side, he instructed and guided four state high school champions and numerous state podium placers. Currently he serves in the US Navy as an aircrewman in the MH-60’s.