The Board of Governors of the National Wrestling Hall of Fame and Museum established the State Chapter program in 1993. The purpose is to pay tribute to those coaches, officials and contributors who represent the best qualities of what the sport of wrestling has to offer and who share those characteristics with young people day in and day out.
Lifetime Service To Wrestling
Given in recognition of years of dedication to the development of leadership and citizenship in the youth through the sport of wrestling.
Given to former wrestlers who are highly successful and use the disciplines learned in wrestling in their profession.
Medal of Courage
Is presented to a wrestler or former wrestler who has overcome what appear to be insurmountable challenges.
Ohio Chapter Board
Class of 2017
Information coming soon.
Front Row Left to right—Mike DeAnna, Joe Scaletta, Clay Burkhard, Guy Sako Back row left to right – John Craig, Eric Toukonen, Jeff Simons, Joel Greenlee, Matt Ghaffari
Front Row Left to Right: John Borszcz, Tom Ehlert, Marion Stolz, Back Row Left to Right: Chuck Forward, Bill McGrain, Ken Ash, Steve Chappelear, Matt Ghaffari
The Ohio Chapter recognized David Range, Pat Galbincea, Dick McCoy, Gary Wise, Ron Masanek, and John Gramuglia as the Class of 2017.
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