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JOIN THE FUN!

Wrestling With Character is seeking enthusiastic, positive, committed leaders to help our mission.  Wrestling experience is NOT required. 

 
 

Coaches receive:

  • time, travel, and expense reimbursement

  • complimentary Coaching With Character practice shirt

  • complimentary coaching polo - Wildcat coaches

  • complimentary AAU coaching membership

  • ongoing training and support via WWC Coaches Academy

 
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Coaches Practice Syllabus

Coaches Code Of Character

AAU Coaching - Sign-up Information



 
 
 

DIRECTOR OF COACHING

COACH MURPHY

coachmurphy@wrestlingwithcharacter.com


Bio

Family: wife Audrey, sons Jack and Sam
Hometown: Omaha, NE
High School: Omaha Burke High School
College: University of Nebraska at Kearney, Bachelor of Arts in Education,  Health and Physical Education K-12, Supplemental Endorsement in Interscholastic Coaching (7-12)


Coaching

  • 2003-2004 Assistant Coach, University of Nebraska at Kearney

  • 2004-2006 Assistant Coach, Omaha Burke High School

  • 2006-2007 Assistant Coach, Papillion LaVista High School

  • 2014-2015 Assistant Coach, MWC Wrestling Academy, Papillion, NE

  • 2015 - current Director of Coaching, Wrestling With Character, Omaha, NE


Wrestling

  • Nebraska, Class A State Champion 1997

  • Nebraska USA Wrestling Freestyle State Champion 1997, 1998

  • Nebraska USA Wrestling Greco-Roman State Champion 1997, 1998

  • USA Wrestling, Fargo Jr. Greco-Roman All American  1997, 1998

  • Rocky Mountain Athletic Conference (RMAC) Champion 2003

  • NCAA Division II National Qualifier 1999, 2001, 2003

  • NCAA Academic All-American 2002, 2003

 

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Continuing Education

  • Positive Coaching Alliance: Double-Goal Coach Certification

    Level 1: Coaching for Winning and Life Lessons

    Level 2: Culture, Practices and Games

    Level 3: Developing Triple-Impact Competitors

  • HEADS UP to Youth Sports: Concussion Training Course Certification

  • U.S. Center for SafeSport Certified


Coach Zurek

Assistant Coach - Wildcat Wrestling Club

coachzurek@wrestlingwithcharacter.com

Coach Luckritz


Assistant Coach - Wildcat Wrestling Club

 
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Coach Leece

Assistant Coach - Wildcat Wrestling Club

coachleece@wrestlingwithcharacter.com

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Coach Buell

Assistant Coach - wILDCAT wRESTLING CLUb

coachbuell@wrestlingwithcharacter.com

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Coach Shepherd

Assistant Coach - Passion First Wrestling Academy

Coach Treiber

Assistant Coach - Passion First Wrestling Academy & Wildcat Wrestling Club

 
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Coach Thompson

Assistant Coach - Wildcat Wrestling Club

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Coach Ross

Assistant Coach - Passion First Wrestling Academy

 
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Coach Walsh

Assistant Coach - Passion First Wrestling Academy & Wildcat wrestling club

Coach Hospodka

Assistant Coach - Passion First Wrestling Academy

 
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Coach Creason

Assistant Coach - Passion First Wrestling Academy

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Coach Smales

Assistant Coach - Wildcat Wrestling Club & Passion First Wrestling Academy

 
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Coach Stalder

Assistant Coach - Passion First Wrestling Academy and Wildcat Wrestling Club

 

Coach Townsley

Assistant Coach - Wildcat Wrestling Club

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Coach Kudlacek

Assistant Coach - Wildcat Wrestling Club

 

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