2013-2014 Central Preview

CentralCollegeDutch[1]Central College Dutch
Head Coach: Eric Van Kley
Years at School as head coach: 7
Career Record at school: 48-63
Assistant Coaches: Kevin Donahue, Matt Diehl, Bob Kuennen


2012-2013 Dual Meet Record: 12-6
2012-2013 National Qualifiers and All-Americans: Daniel Page (125)
Returning Qualifiers and All-Americans: Daniel Page

Top returning starters:
Daniel Page – Jr. 125, 26-8 & NQ
Aaron Anderson – So. 133, 22-12
TJ Peretti – Sr. 141, 16-9
Sam Apland – Jr. 174, 12-8
Tyler Lowy – Jr. 184, 20-11

Top incoming wrestlers:
Jordan Richardson – Fr (133), Illinois State Placer
Ryan Vandall – Fr (149), Arizona State Champ
Matt Victor – Fr (157), Iowa State Placer
Zach Moss – Fr (157), Iowa State Placer
Zeke Gaeta – Fr (184), Washington State Finalist
Ben Miller – Fr (197), Arizona State Champ

Season outlook:
The steady climb in the Iowa Conference and Nationally continued for the Central College (IA) Dutch last year. They reached #14 in the National Rankings while going 12-6 during the dual season. Sophomore 125 lb. Daniel Page represented Central College at the Div. III National Tournament and hopes to have an even better junior campaign with a podium finish. Returning starters Aaron Anderson (133), TJ Peretti (141), Sam Apland (174), and Tyler Lowy (184) bring back a strong core nucleus to continue the program’s ascension.