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Titles

From 1973 to 1984 Richland was the only two-year program in Texas. Despite that, Richland Wrestling Program had tremendous success.

  • 7 State Team Championships
  • 2 State Team Runners-Up
  • 27 Individual State Champions
  • 47 Individual Place Finishers
  • 4 Individual National Champions
    • 3-time champ: Rudy Perez
    • Brian Nelson (Carson Newman) NAIA
  • 1 Individual World Champion: Rudy Perez
  • 1 Individual Olympian: Evan Bernstein

1975: Junior World Greco-Roman Staff
1976: Junior World Freestyle Staff
1977: Texas High School Exchange to Iran
1978: Elite Greco-Roman Staff
1979: Elite Greco-Roman Staff
1980: Elite Greco-Roman Staff
1981: Elite Greco-Roman Staff
1982: Attendance at the National Greco-Roman Championships, Cincinnati, Ohio

Appointments:
1984: NJCAA Greco-Roman Coach to Junior Pan Am Games in Quito, Ecuador
1972-1983: Traveled to numerous Elite, Junior World, and Open tournaments/trials
1986: Elected to Texas Wrestling Coaches Hall of Fame