Wauseon wrestling coach Mike Ritter has been selected the 2018-19 D-II State Coach of the Year by the Ohio High School Wrestling Coaches Association (OHSWCA). This award was presented to Mike on Friday, March 8 during the State Wrestling Tournament held at Ohio State University.
Mike has served as the Wauseon wrestling coach for 15 seasons and has been a varsity head coach for 22 years (7 years at Findlay HS). He has led his teams to 8 league titles, 5 sectional titles, 3 district titles, 3 regional team titles, 2 state runner-up team titles, and 1 state team championship.
Individually he has coached 65 league champions, 138 district qualifiers, 50 state qualifiers, 33 state placers which include 7 finalists and 1 champion.
Congratulations Coach Ritter!