Gary Skiles

Gary Skiles wrestling career began at Warren Central high school in Indianapolis, Indiana, 1968-1971. Gary's coaching career has spanned thirty years of commitment to wrestling at all levels. He has served as creator, coach, board member and volunteer of the Lancer Wrestling Club in Madison, Wisconsin, 1991 to present. Coach Skiles career has included 175 dual meet victories, 13 Madison Dual Meet Championships, 13 top five Big 8 Conference Championship finishes and 14 Individual State Tournament qualifiers and placewinners. Gary's wife Anna has supported him every step of the way. Wrestled at Warren Central High School, Indianapolis, Indiana 1968-1971. Coached at Madison La Follette High School 1990-2018. Creator, Coach, Board Member, Volunteer, Lancer Wrestling Club 1991-Present. 30 Years Coaching High School and Youth 175 Dual Meet Wins 13 Madison Dual Meet Championships 13 Top 5 Big 8 Tournament Place Finishes 14 Individual State Tournament Qualifiers and Placewinners


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