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Mike Kohl Named Head Coach for 2000
Mike Kohl takes over the as the head coach of Fairport High School wrestling program after three seasons as the Assistant Varsity Wrestling coach. Mike graduated from FHS in 1992 after an outstanding wrestling career. He attended Oswego State College, where he graduated with a bachelors degree in Elementary Education in 1996.
As a senior at Fairport, Kohl was a Section V Class A Champion and qualified for the New York State Wrestling Tournament, where he placed 6th. Mike received the Red Raider Award as the teams most valuable wrestler his senior year, and received the Spark Plug Award his junior year.
While at Oswego State, Kohl started for four years on the Varsity Wrestling team, and was a teammate of Coach Kaper. During his four-year college career, Kohl qualified for the NCAA Division III Championships three times. Mike earned All-American honors twice, placing 7th in the nation his junior year, and 4th in the nation his senior year. Kohl was team captain his junior and senior years.
Kohl is looking for a big year this season with eleven returning starters to his lineup.