National Wrestling Hall of Fame

Inductee: Rick Caldwell

Rick Caldwell was the head wrestling coach at Waverly-Shell Rock for 12 seasons (2000-2011). During his tenure the Go-Hawks won five traditional state titles (2005, 2008, 2009, 2010, and 2011) and four state dual team titles (2005, 2008, 2009 and 2010). Caldwell’s 2008 team set the all-time record for points at the Iowa High School State Wrestling Tournament at 225. He also coached his son, Cody, to three individual state wrestling championships (2009-2011).