1980 Graduate of Padua Franciscan High School
4 year Wrestling Award, Tri- Captain
1984 Graduate of Ashland College
4-time Heartland Conference Champion
3-time NCAA Division II, National Qualifier
2-time NCAA Division II, " ALL-AMERICAN " Ashland College's "Most Outstanding Scholar Athlete"
Wrestling Team Captain
Most Valuable Wrestler Award Winner
Coaches " IRONMAN " Award Winner
1985 - 1995
Assistant Wrestling Coach, Padua Franciscan High School
1989-1990 Team, Ohio State Runner-up ( Division II )
* 11 Seasons as Head Coach ( 2001 - 2011 )
5 - STATE CHAMPIONS !
2 - State Runner-up
23 - State Place Winners
48 - State Qualifiers
14 - District Champions !
104 - District Qualifiers
45 - Sectional Champions !
42 - North Coast League Champions !
* 7 - time North Coast League " Coach of the Year "
* 2-time Greater Cleveland Coaches & Officials " Coach of the Year "
* 2003, 2006 Ohio Division II Coach of the Year Finalist
Graduate Padua Franciscan High School
4 year Varsity letterman
3 year All-Conference
Senior year, Most Valuable Wrestler Award winner
Graduate Cuyahoga Community College
2 year starter for Top Nationally ranked team
USA wrestling, Bronze level coach certification
* 25 year's experience coaching many State & National youth Champions
1995 Padua Franciscan Graduate
1999 John Carroll Graduate
1998-2001 Padua Wrestling
122 Career Wins
2000 Season 3rd Place State tournament
2001 Season 5th Place State tournament
2002 Cuyahoga Community College Wrestling
NJCAA National Qualifier
2003-2005 Mercyhurst College
2x NCAA All-American D2