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Head Coach - Seth Martin

Starting his 11th year as the Varsity Head Wrestling Coach, Seth was a 3-year starter for Selinsgrove from 1999 to 2002, he won the district 4 title 2 years in a row as well as the Northeast Region in 2002 and went on to finish 2nd in the PIAA State 152lbs division as a senior with a record of 40-1.

Seth attended Lock Haven University on a Division 1 wrestling scholarship where he became the universities 9th most winningest wrestler with 113 wins. He continued wrestling competitively 9 years following graduation in open tournaments but has completely switched gears to the coaching side of things and now focuses all of his energy on the wrestlers throughout the entire program. Seth competed in the sport of wrestling for 21 straight seasons.

 

 

Assistant Coach - Stu Zeiders

Coach Zeiders was a Volunteer Varsity Wrestling Assistant from 1994-2004 and returns for his 9th season with the varsity after coaching at the elementary level for 7 years. He once served as a PIAA wrestling official for 8 seasons. Stu has also been a Selinsgrove Assistant Varsity Baseball Coach since 2001. He is a 1989 graduate of Selinsgrove were he finished as a district runner up. Coach Zeiders attended Mansfield University and he is now employed the Federal Bureau of Prisons.

 

 

 

Assistant Coach - Mike Gaugler

Mike is a 1993 graduate of Selinsgrove. While at Selinsgrove, Mike was a three-time qualifier for the Northeast Regional tournament.

He then went on to wrestle 2 years at the University of Pennsylvania. Mike wrestled his final 2 years at Messiah College and finished his wrestling career as a D-III National Tournament qualifier.

After serving in various capacities in the elementary wrestling program for 9 years, Mike will serve at the Varsity level in his 6th season.

Mike believes the sport of wrestling is an excellent tool to train strong, well-rounded men and he would like to pass those lessons on to another generation of Selinsgrove wrestlers.

 

 

Assistant Coach – Jerry Bastian

Coach Jerry Bastian has been a Seals wrestling coach for the past 11 seasons. He served previously for 7 years as the head coach for the K-6 level. He has previous coaching experience as an assistant at Milton Area High School. During his time at the elementary level the Seals program grew into a highly successful one that has finished well in the Susquehanna Valley Elementary Wrestling League events for many years. Seals wrestlers have qualified for and placed in the PJW State Tournament as well as the MAWA Eastern National tournament. They have also achieved success in several other high caliber tournaments.

Coach Bastian now coaches primarily at the junior high level as assistant coach and will starting his 6th year in that position. “Jerry” has two sons, Coy and Cale, who are wrestlers currently active in the program. He looks forward to watching a successful high school program continue for years to come.

 

 

Assistant Coach – Shuntil Snyder

Shuntil graduated from Selinsgrove in 2007 where she was a 3-year varsity starter at the 103 weight class. At the end of her senior year she was awarded Most Improved Wrestler. After high school, she attended The University Of the Cumberlands In Willamsburg, Kentucky for 2 years on a wrestling scholarship. She was a 2 years Starter on the Woman’s wrestling team. She qualified for the University national tournament both years, and helped bring home 2 National Team titles. She is excited to be back with the Selinsgrove wrestling program.