Coach Santana's Bio Page

Rich Santana



Rich with his son Zach

Coaches after winning 2008 Championship

Rich with Joe Gonzales and Gene Mills

Coach Santana with the participants of his 2010 All-American Summer Wrestling Camp

Varsity Assistant: (Rich Santana)
Rich Santana

Wife: Sue and Son: Zach 1 year old.

BA in Psychology from Syracuse University

Years Coaching Wrestling (show years):
Long Beach high school...Asst coach 94'-95'
Hofstra University...Volunteer Asst Coach 96'-98'
Cimarron Memorial HS (Las Vegas)...Asst Coach 99' - 06'
San Clemente HS 07'

Years of coaching sports other than wrestling:
4 years Baseball
5 years Soccer

Athletic experience – your participation:
4 years Footbball
Jr. year All-Conference
Sr. year All-Section
Team Co-Captain
4x Nassau County Place Winner
2x Nassau County Champion
New York High School Champion
High School All-American
Empire State Games Freestyle Champion
4x NCAA Division 1 Qualifier
3x Eastern Inter Collegiate Champion
2nd. winningest wrestler in Syracuse history (110 wins)
Athlete of the Year at Syracuse University
2x NCAA Division 1 All-American

Hobbies or things you enjoy doing:
Spending time with my son and wife
Basketball, Football, Softball, Working Out
Reading, watching a good movie, and cooking