Coaches

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Coach Christopher Potter

Coach Kevin Bonilla

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Coach Charles Strange

Coach Henry Rodriguez

 

 

Coach Christopher Potter is an experienced Wrestler and Coach with 38years of competitive and coach experience.

1996 NCAA Division III National Champion

Assistant Coach of Texas Women's National Team (2018)

National Dual Meet Team Champions

3rd Place Freestyle National Championships

UIL 6A Girls Team State Champions (2018)

5 UIL District 10-6A Team Champions 

Over 20 individual UIL  5A/6A state placers

Over 10 UIL Region 3-5A/6A individual Champions

Over 30 UIL District 5A/6A individual Champions

UIL Region 3-5A Girls Coach of the Year (2015)

2019 UIL District 10-6A Girls Coach of the Year 

2018 Texas Girls Coaches Association 5A-6A Coach of the Year

2018 VYPE High School Sports Awards Girls Wrestling Coach of the Year

2017 UIL District 10-6A Girls Coach of the Year

Coach Potter is a Silver level Coach with USAW

Coach Strange is an  experienced wrestler and coach with over 17 years competitive and coach experience. He was a Two time Kansas state championship qualifier and the state runner up his junior year. He did not compete his senior year due to an injury. Under Coach Strange 90% of Cypress Wrestling Club competing athletes have improved their state placing year over year.  Coach Strange was on the Texas National Team coaching staff for 2018 and was voted in as Texas USA Wrestling Chairman until 2022. Coach Strange is a Bronze level coach with USAW.

Coach Justin Powell is an experienced wrestler and coach.

5 time Utah USAW Freestyle State Champion

3 time Utah USAW Greco-Roman State Champion

5'th place USAW Greco-Roman Cadet Nationals

4-time Utah 3A High School State qualifier

3-time Utah 3A High School State placer

2-time Utah 3A High School State Finalist

1-time Utah 3A High School State Champion

64-4 record in Junior & Senior years in High School

2 year full scholarship at Northwest College, Powell WY

Qualified for NJCAA nationals

Head Coach of Cody Cowboys Wrestling, Cody WY - 3 year

Coach Powell is a Bronze level coach with USAW.

Coach Kevin Bonilla wrestled for and graduated from Cy-Woods High School. He went on to wrestle for Missouri Valley College then joined the Honduras wrestling team and competed internationally. He was a member of the Honduran Olympic team and hung up his shoes in 2016.