Whitmore Lake athletics is proud to announce Chris Emery as the new varsity wrestling coach.
Coach Emery as an Athlete:
2008 Graduate of South Lyon HS: 4 year varsity letter winner with career record of 118-44
2008 AAU Jr Olympics Freestyle Wrestling All American
5x AAU Freestyle Wrestling State Champion
2x AAU Greco-Roman Wrestling State Champion
University of Toledo Wrestling Team Captain 2014
As a Coach:
South Lyon HS JV coach 2009-2011
South Lyon East HS Assistant coach 2011-2014
Sylvania Southview HS (OH) Assitant 2014, Head coach 2015
AAU Team Michigan Jr. Olympic Assistant coach 2014-2016
Sledge Wrestling Co-Founder and Head coach 2011-2014 (Sledge wrestling was a nonprofit club team that took kids of all ages to tournaments)
As a coach, Coach Emery strives to build relationships with the athletes. His goal as a coach is to develop both great wrestlers and great people. He believes that hard work and fun can co-exist. Coach Emery wants to inspire his wrestlers to give their best effort every day in the room, which will undoubtedly carry over into every other aspect of their life. He is very excited to get to work and start developing Whitmore Lake HS wrestling into something that the community can be proud to support and enjoy coming to watch.
Welcome to Whitmore Lake coach!