Dubuque Wrestling Club Freestyle/Greco Session
Who: All wrestlers K-12
When: March 4th thru June 10th. 6pm state time in march…. 630pm start time april-june
Where: Loras College Wrestling room in the Graber Center
Cost: $125 (Family discount available)
Mark Schultz– Wrestled at national powerhouse Glenbard North High School and 4 years in college. Freestlyle/Greco Roman state champion, IHSA State Qualifier 2006, 100+ HS wins. 12 years youth coaching experience. 7 years high school coaching experience. 4 years college coaching experience. Coach Schultz has been coaching DWC for the past 5 years, and in that time DWC has had over 20 state champions, and over 50 state place winners
Darrin Kaisand– Wrestled at Grinnell High School and University of Dubuque. 2x IA state qualifier, 2004 state finalist at 145lbs. Coached at UD for 2 years and then spent 7 years as an assistant coach at Hempstead High School. This is Coach Kaisands 2nd year helping coach at Dubuque Wrestling Club and the club has seen a large boost in success since he joined the coaching staff.
Wil Kelly- Youth & Freestyle/Greco Coach– Coach Kelly comes to DWC with a great resume both as a wrestler and a coach. As a wrestler coach Kelly was a 3x Iowa high school state champion for Wahlert. He also won the junior freestyle national championship, and finished runner up in greco. Coach Kelly was also a JR world team member finishing runner up in freestyle, and 3rd in greco roman. Coach Kelly was a 2x NCAA all american and a NCAA Champion during his collegiate career. Kelly has coached both youth and high school wrestling for 15 years including 9 years as the head coach of Cedar Falls HS, Iowa national team coach for 1t years, and has been a team leader on 15 international wrestling exchanges. Coach Kelly also has 6 years of college coaching experience.
Jon Orillion- Currently an assistant coach at Loras College, spent 15 years coaching youth/HS in Louisiana and was the national team coach there for 8 years. Coached 15 all americans and a national champion during his time as the national team coach. Coach Jon O also coached multiple state champions and all state wrestlers during his tenure at Archbishop Rummel where he served as the head high school coach from 2013-2017.
USA Wrestling: Our club is a USA chartered wrestling club. Each member will need a valid USA wrestling card in order to participate. USA wrestling cards also get you into all USA wrestling tournaments. You can purchase your USA wrestling card at www.usawmembership.com