Steiners to coach US freestyle teams


August 10, 2007
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Troy and Terry Steiner, former NCAA wrestling champions at Iowa, will be among the coaches for the United States freestyle delegation to the 2007 World Championships in Baku, Azerbaijan.

The tournament is Sept. 17-23.

Terry Steiner is the national women?s coach for USA Wrestling. His twin brother will be an assistant. Troy Steiner is an assistant coach under former Iowa NCAA champion wrestler and coach Jim Zalesky at Oregon State. Troy also worked as an assistant to Zalesky at Iowa.

The Steiners will be joined by former Wisconsin all-American Kevin Black. Among the wrestlers on the women?s team is former Iowa City resident Sara McMann, who competes at 138.75 pounds.