Warhawk Wrestling Camps
Areas covered in our camps include: mental preparation, strength and power-development, implementing new techniques, drilling techniques, situational wrestling, and hard wrestling. The camp is designed so athletes will get plenty of one-on-one instruction. About 2–3 weeks prior to the start of each camp, specific instructions for reporting to camp and what to bring will be sent to participants.
Del Schneider is now in his second season with the Warhawks. Coach Del helped the Warhawks win a WIAC Conference title (2014), a Mideast Regional title (2014), and a NCAA 4th place finish (2014). Prior to becoming a Warhawk, he coached the USA-OH Cadet Freestyle team. As an athlete, Coach Schneider was a NCAA Qualifier at 125 lbs. Del also claimed 3 runner-up finishes in the O.A.C. and helped lead Heidelberg University to 3 Ohio Athletic Conference Championships. Amid coaching, Del has acquired the Director of Warhawk Wrestling Camps position.
Ned Shuck lead the Warhawks to Conference, Regional, and NCAA Championships in 2015. There were 5 All-Americans and 6 Academic All- Americans on the team. Ned Shuck wrestled for the University of Iowa from 2000–2005. He spent four years as a high school head coach, two years as an assistant coach at Augsburg College where they won a National Championship in 2010. Prior to becoming a Warhawk, he was the head coach at Heidelberg University for three years. He has lead the MN Storm Cadet Nationals Freestyle camp, assisted the OH USA Cadet/Junior Nationals camps, and many others.
Head Assistant Coach
Justin Wharton, a former assistant coach and student-athlete at Heidelberg (Ohio) University, was named Assistant Head Wrestling Coach at the University of Wisconsin-Whitewater in August 2015. Wharton helped coach six regional placers and an All-American for the Student Princes. A three-year letter winner as a wrestler at Heidelberg from 2009-13, he served as a volunteer with the Lake Erie Freestyle and Greco Roman Wrestling Club, the Heidelberg Youth and High School Club and the Clay High School Wrestling Camp. A native of Oregon, Ohio, Wharton graduated from Heidelberg with a bachelor's in health and physical education in 2013. He earned his master's in education from Heidelberg in 2015.
Jason Russell is heading into his 1st season as an assistant coach of the Warhawk wrestling program. Prior to joining Coach Shuck at Whitewater, Jason served as a volunteer assistant coach at Heidelberg University in Ohio during the 14-15 season. As an athlete, Coach Russell was an NCAA Qualifier in 2014 at 197 lbs and a 2nd team AII-OAC selection. He ended his career with 73 wins, including a 30 win season his senior year. Coach Russell helped lead Heidelberg University to an Ohio Athletic Conference Championship in both 2013 and 2014.
Each camper will be covered by a limited accident insurance policy. The insurance includes primary coverage up to $7,500 and $300 maximum dental insurance. Insurance does not cover pre-existing injuries and is for accidents only. The cost of insurance is included in the registration fee.
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