Kerry McCloy-Head Coach at University of Maryland Clinic at Quest

Posted: July 24, 2012 in Uncategorized

Don’t Miss Out on this Great Opportunity:

Kerry McCoy, current Head Coach for the Terps will be conducting a clinic for all Quest members at 5:30pm on Sunday July 29th.   This is another exciting opportunity Quest School of Wrestling is offering it’s members this summer.   

Kerry McCoy became head coach for the University of Maryland wrestling program on May 12, 2008.

Since then, the former All-American and Olympic wrestler has taken the program to new heights, guiding the Terps to three straight top-20 finishes at the NCAA Championships, two ACC titles and coaching six Terps to All-America status, while twice being named ACC Coach of the Year.

Prior to his position at the University of Maryland, Kerry was  a coach for the 2008 Olympic Men’s Freestyle Wrestling team. He attended all of the training camps and traveled to Beijing, China, where Henry Cejudo won a Gold Medal.

Before coming to Maryland, McCoy spent three seasons as head coach at Stanford, transforming the Cardinal into a national contender after inheriting a team that went 6-8-1 in 2004-05.  Kerry also coached at Leigh and Penn State.

Kerry was a three-time All-American, he was named the Penn State Athlete of the Year and the Nittany Lions’ Wrestler of the Year in 1994 and 1997 while being tabbed the 1997 Hodge Award winner as W.I.N. Magazine’s Wrestler of the Year. He earned his bachelor’s degree in marketing in 1997.

McCoy was also a two-time Olympian for the United States and took fifth place at the 2000 Olympics in Sydney, Australia, and seventh in 2004 in Athens. McCoy also won five straight U.S. National Freestyle Wrestling Championships from 2000 to 2004.

McCoy has been a member of the United States National Team nine times and earned a silver medal in 2003 at the World Championships. In August 2003, McCoy won a gold medal at the Pan-Am Games and was named the Most Outstanding Wrestler of the tournament.

This is a tremendous opportunity for all of our Quest Wrestlers!    Please RSVP let us know if you plan on attending:

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