Kyle Shaffer
Kyle Shaffer
Weight: 157
Year: Jr.
Hometown: Mahwah, N.J.
High School: Mahwah
Class: 149
Major: Finance
  • Three-year letter winner who has won 46 bouts in his career
  • Has tallied 15 victories via pinfall, tied for the 18th-most in a career in program history

Junior Year (2019-20)

  • Went 22-19 in his junior season, with 12 of those victories coming in dual meets
  • Had eight wins via pinfall and was not pinned the entire season; eight pins are the 22nd most in a season all-time
  • Finished fourth in the 157-pound weight class at the Bob Quade Open (Dec. 8)

Sophomore Year (2018-19)

  • Posted a 17-13 record, wrestling at 157 pounds and 165 pounds
  • Recorded seven pins on the year, the fastest coming at 2:24 against Ursinus's Edward Howlette on Jan. 12
  • Also had one victory by major decision
  • Finished seventh at the NCAA Mideast Regional Championships at 157 pounds

Freshman Year (2017-18)

  • Saw action in four events at 149 and 157 pounds.
  • Posted six victories, including one pin.
  • Finished second at 157 pounds at the Jim Crytzer Memorial Invitational on Jan. 6 at Washington and Lee, helping the Royals win the team title.


  • NWCA Scholar All-American (2019)

High School/Personal

  • Earned four varsity letters in wrestling and two in baseball at Mahwah.
  • Was a three-time district medalist and was also a county medalist in wrestling.
  • Earned all-county honors as a senior and all-league honors as a sophomore, junior and senior.
  • Son of Timothy and Jacqueline Shaffer.
  • Has a sister, Kaylie.