Wrestlers compete as individuals yet the sport builds comradery like no other.

- Cael Sanderson

Once you've wrestled, everything else in life is easy.

- Dan Gable

The art of living is more like wrestling than dancing.

- Marcus Aurelius

I shoot, I score. He shoots, I score.

- Dan Gable

You don't get what you deserve, you get what you earn.

- Tom Brands

The easiest thing to do in the world is pull the covers up over your head and go back to sleep.

- Dan Gable

I'm sorry if they perceive me as an element thats dangerous. I'm only interested in winning, pinning and scoring points.

- Mark Schultz

fall wrestling schedule

open to all schools & districts

Cost: $50/Month Per Wrestler/Family OR $10/Practice
Starting Wednesday September 4th, 2019
Sunday @ 11:00-12:00pm
Monday & Wednesday @ 6:30-8:00pm
North Allegheny Senior High School Wrestling Room

Get back in shape before the season starts! Tiger Wrestling Club will be conducting Fall practice three times a week. Open to all schools and districts. If you have any questions or would like more information contact us to learn more.

TigerWC
Philosophy
&Goals

Designed for wrestlers of all ages who want to improve, excel, prepare and achieve their wrestling goals. The structure of the practices will focus on the fundamentals in all three positions of wrestling.

You will have plenty of live wrestling while learning proper work ethics, systemized drilling, chain-attacks, set ups to finishes and the mental preparation that has helped others to become state and national champions.

Practices will be intense and structured, and help serious wrestlers achieve their goals, such as becoming a State Champion.

Spring months will feature Freestyle and Greco Roman. Wrestlers will be introduced to the rules, techniques and philosophy of Olympic wrestling.

During the Summer months, wrestlers can stay on the mat on a regular basis to stay in shape while learning new techniques and fixing weaknesses.

15X

WPIAL championships

5X

PIAA Champions

21X

PIAA Placewinners

32X

PIAA Qualifiers

6X

Wrestling Classic PA Team

3X

Wrestling Classic WPIAL Team

1X

Fargo Finalists

6X

Fargo All-Americans

2X

NCAA Champions

3X

NCAA All-Americans

3X

NCAA Qualifiers

11X

Division I Wrestlers

7X

Division II Wrestlers

2X

Division III Wrestlers

Schedule

Coaching Staff

Sanshiro 'Sunny' Abe

  • 4x NCAA Division 1 All american
  • 3x Big 10 Champion for PSU
  • 3x Japanese World Team Member
  • 1996 Olympian For Japan
  • 1996 NCAA Champion
  • 1995 Asian Games Gold Medalist

Rob Waltko

  • North Allegheny High School Graduate
  • Collegiate Wrestling Career Bucknell University
  • 150 High School Wins
  • 2004 Cadet Freestyle National Champion
  • 2005 State Runnerup
  • 2007 Pennsylvania State Champion
  • 2x EIWA Place Winner In College

Drew D’Agostino

  • Pennsylvania Greco-roman Developmental Head Coach
  • Head Coach Shaler Area
  • Former Head Assistant Division 1 Central Connecticut State University
  • 1983 Empire State Games Greco-roman 3rd Place
  • 1984 Empire State Games Greco-roman Champion
  • 1984 East Coast Champion Greco-roman
  • 1984 Junior World Team Alternate
  • 1985 Asics Junior National Greco-roman finalists
  • 1985 New York State Champion Greco-roman
  • 1985 New York State Runner Up Freestyle
  • 1986 European Tour Freestyle/Greco-roman
  • 6 Time New York State Place Winner
  • 3 Year Starter Division 1 Slippery Rock

Ryan Tomei

  • 2005 & 2006 Powerade champion
  • 2005 WPIAL Runner Up
  • 2006 WPIAL Runner Up
  • 2005 7th PIAA State Placer
  • 2006 5th PIAA State Placer
  • High School Career Record In 79-10
  • 2010 & 2011 EWL Champion
  • 2010 and 2011 EWL Outanding Wrestler
  • 2-Time NCAA Qualifier
  • #2 In Career Pins (40) At The University Of Pittsburgh
  • #11 All-Time Wins At Pitt
  • 2011 Blue/Gold Award Winner — An award presented to the senior athlete who represents the ideal student-athlete based on academic scholarship, athletic achievement, leadership qualities and citizenship
  • College Career Record 110-34
  • 4th In 2009 World Team Trials
  • 3rd In 2012 Dave Schultz International

Rob Truesdell

  • Mt. Lebanon High School Graduate
  • 1998-2001 Pitt-Johnstown Assistant Coach
  • 2003-2007 Assistant Coach Richland Highschool
  • 2013-2016 Assistant Coach Seneca Valley

Nick Rodgers

Archie McConnel

Matt Chalsted

Dan Heckert

Jordan McGonigle

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