Kerry McCoy to be Inducted Into National Hall-Of-Fame

| November 6, 2013 | 0 Comments

Former Penn State standout Kerry McCoy will be inducted as a member of the class of 2014 National Wrestling Hall of Fame on June 20-21, in Stillwater, Oklahoma.

In addition to McCoy, Distinguished Members selected for the Class of 2014 include Eric Guerrero, Dean Lahr, Mickey Martin. Congressman Jim Jordan and Rear Admiral Colin Kilrain will be inducted into the Hall of Outstanding Americans. Receiving the Hall of Fame’s other national awards are: Tim Johnson, Order of Merit; Tom Norris, Medal of Courage; and Jerry Kunz, Lifetime Achievement for an Official.

McCoy won two NCAA heavyweight titles for the Nittany Lions in 1994 and 1997. A three-time All-American, he finished his collegiate career with a record of 150-18. He won five straight U.S. Open Freestyle Championships from 2000 to 2004, earning a silver medal in the 2003 World Championships, and twice representing the U.S. in the Olympic Games finishing fifth in 2000 and seventh in 2004.

McCoy is currently the head wrestling coach at Maryland.

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