The Old School Wrestling (OSW) Training Center was established to offer wrestlers the opportunity to bring their skills to the next level. OSW provides the highest quality in training, conditioning, technical instruction, and competitive mentoring to grade school, high school aged and college level wrestlers.
The OSW Coaching Staff is dedicated to making each wrestlers that enters our facitility into the best possible wrestler they can be. Our staff has not only helped train some of the top wrestlers in the country, they are some of the top wrestlers in the country and still activily compete in national tournments!
Jon Murphy—Head Coach & Owner
Jon has over 20 years of combative athletics as a competitor and coach. He was an Illinois State Finalist in 2001.
Ryan Horcher-Over 20 Years of wrestling experience, 3x State Qualifier, 4th in State 2008
Ben Calamari-2x State Qualifier, 5th in State 2013
Jaritt Shinhoster-2x State Placer 2017 (5th), 2018 (3rd)
Jake Meyer-2x State Qualifier, 4th in State 2018
Adam Kemp-State Placer 5th in State 2018
Daniel Rasmussen-2x State Qualifier 2017,2018
Joey Kielbasa-3x State Champion
Rich Tado—United World Wrestling Committee Member
In addition to serving as a committee member on the UWW Rich Tado is also the Northern Illinois Girls Wrestling Head Coach
David Ferrante-2x State Qualifier, 4th in State 2017
Austin Butler-2x State Qualifier
Jaden Glauser-2x State Placer 2017 (4th), 2018 (3rd)
Special Guest Appearances:
Daniel Dennis-2016 Olympic Team Member
Jordan Blanton-2x Division I All American, 4x State Finalist, 3x State Champion
Trevor Jauch-3x State Champion
Branden Peshek-4x State Qualifier, 5th in State 2015