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2019 Greco & Freestyle Registration

Welcome new Greco/Freestyle coach Tommy Thorn!!


  • All-American ('17)
  • Will enter senior season tied for 61st in career wins at 75
  • Three-time NCAA qualifier ('16, '17, '18)
  • Three-time letterwinner ('16, '17, '18)
  • Two top-six finishes at Big Ten Championships (4th in '16; 6th in '17)
  • Five-time open tournament champion
  • Led all Gopher redshirts in 2014-15 season in wins (32), falls (11) and major decisions (10)

Practices will be Monday and Wednesday nights from 6:30-8:00pm at the high school wrestling room starting March 27th and ending May 11th & 12th at the state tournament in Rochester.  Open to all wrestlers with current MN USA card from K-12 and cost is $100 for the season.  All wrestlers will need a current MN USA card to register!

Centennial Wrestling New Head Coach Parker Betts

Centennial Wrestling is glad to have Parker Betts as our new high school head coach.  Parker looks forward to working with the centennial community and building a wrestling tradition that will last a life time. Helping young men and women strive not only on the mat but off the mat is his goal as the head wrestling coach.

Here is some of Parker's background and his accomplishments.

Parker is from St. Michael Minnesota, three time Minnesota state entrant and two time state place winner (5th,3rd).

Assistant Coach - 2018 St. Michael Albertville State Champions 

Attended the Olympic Training Site and Graduated from Northern Michigan University, Marquette, MI

  • Greco Roman Accolades
  • JR National Champion 
  • University National Champion 
  • 3 time Senior Greco Roman All-American (8th,6th,2nd)
  • 2016 Olympic Trials Qualifier 
  • 8 International Medals 



Middle School Wrestling begins November 1st!

Grades 6 - 8 should register for the Middle School wrestling team via fee pay:

The season runs from November 1st - December 21st.  With practices M-F.  There is an activity bus available to bring students home after practice.  

At the completion of the MS season, student athletes have the opportunity to join the Youth practices Tues / Thurs and participate in tournaments, or advance to the High School and join the JV/Varsity team (7th and 8th graders only). 

For more information please contact a board member.  

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Remembering Coach Peterson

Centennial High School Wrestling Coach Steve Peterson died on November 10. The Centennial Wrestling Board is working on an appropriate way to remember him.  Please keep emailing your photos, memories, videos and stories about him to Kris Mohlin at so they can be shared with his family.




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