Congratulations to Coach Van Gundy and his staff on this prestigious award. Van Gundy was also selected as the one coach from Ohio to be nominated for the NWCA National Coach Of The Year.
The month of December continues to provide great competition for the Coffman High School Wrestling program. The Rocks will return to the Walsh Jesuit Ironman Tournament on Dec. 9th and 10th and the Brecksville Holiday Tournament on Dec. 29th and 30th. The Ironman is considered the toughest tournament in the nation while the Brecksville Holiday Tournament is widely considered one of the top ten toughest tournaments in the nation. The rest of the 2022-23 schedule will be released at a later date. As always, the Rocks are looking forward to the challenges that lie ahead as they prep for the 2023 OHSAA State Tournament.
Congratulations to the Coach Van Gundy for winning the 2022 CDWCA Division One Coach of the Year.
Congratulations to Rahul Raghuram, Joey Baumann, Ethan Birden, Mitchell Broskie, Seth Shumate, and Riley Ucker for being named Academic All Ohio. Furthermore, the team was named Academic All Ohio once again! Great work on the mat and in the classroom!
Even without star wrestler Dez Gartrell out with an injury, Coffman was able to earn three finalists and six state placers.
113- Rahul Raghuram 0-2
120- Joey Baumann 1-2
126- Omar Ayoub State Champ
138- Ismael Ayoub 4th in the state
144- Ethan Birden 2nd in the state
165- Dez Gartrell Out with injury
175- Mitchell Broskie 5th in the state
190- Seth Shumate State Champ
285- Riley Ucker 5th in the state