Greeley, COLO. - University of NorthernColorado head wrestling coach Jack Maughan today announced the addition of Leister Bowling as the Director of Wrestling Operations.
Bowling was a three-time Colorado high school champion, wrestling for LyonsHigh School, where he went 154-2. Bowling then turned his skills to college, where he was a four-time NAIA All-American at DanaCollege and was the 2005 NAIA National Runner-Up. Bowling was the head coach at LyonsHigh School last year and was the assistant coach the season prior to that.
"Leister is a great addition to our staff at Northern Colorado," said Maughan. "He is extremely knowledgeable about both wrestling in general and in the state of Colorado."
Bowling joins new hire Ben Cherrington, second-year assistant Austin DeVoe and volunteer assistant Tony Schunke on the wrestling staff for the Bears.