Adam Greene to be first coach at Utica
Utica University has named Adam Greene to be the first men’s wrestling coach in school history. Greene most recently was an assistant coach at Oneonta and also spent one season as head coach at Siena Heights. Utica announced the start of men’s and women’s wrestling for the 2023-2024 season earlier this fall.
Utica Names Adam Greene its First-Ever Head Men’s Wrestling Coach
UTICA, NY – Utica University Athletic Director Dave Fontaine recently announced the hiring of Adam Greene as the first-ever Head Coach of the Utica University men’s wrestling program. Greene will be in charge of all facets of the program including scouting, recruiting, meets and practice preparation, as well as day-to-day operations.
“We are delighted to welcome Adam to the Pioneer family and are looking forward to working with him to build our men’s wrestling program,” Fontaine said. “We are confident that his experience and networking within the wrestling community will quickly help launch our program. This period of athletic growth is a very exciting time for Utica University athletics, and wrestling is a key piece of that progress.”
Greene previously wrestled at SUNY Oneonta from 2013-2016 while also serving two stints as an assistant coach at his alma mater. From 2016-2018 at Oneonta, Greene helped guide the team to three straight 12-win seasons including appearances in three consecutive NCAA Division III Championship Meets.