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Ed Pendoski

Head Coach and President

Contact: ed.pendoski@carmelusawrestling.org

Career Highlights:

IHSWCA HALL OF FAME Coach

Carmel High School Head Wrestling Coach 2012-Present

2x Hamilton County Champions, 2x Sectional Champions, 2x Regional Champions, coached 7 IHSAA State Qualifiers, coached 3 IHSAA State Medalists, coached numerous athletes that have gone on to compete at the collegiate level.

Carmel USA Wrestling Club President and Coach 2012-Present

Supplemented the training of numerous youth and middle school and high school aged state/national champions and placewinners, 11 High School State Medalists, 16 High School State Qualifiers, coached numerous athletes that have gone on to compete at the collegiate level.

Owner and Head Coach of Central Indiana Academy of Wrestling (CIA) 2005-2012

Trained and produced numerous youth and middle school and high school aged state/national champions and placewinners

Portage High School Coach 1994-2005

Overall record of 327-27, 11 Sectional titles; 10 Regional titles, nine Semi-State titles, Seven Team State Final Four appearances, Two Team State Runner-ups, 55 IHSAA State qualifiers, 42 State placers, Eight Individual State Champions, 14 Matches "Under the Lights!" and was a coach of Eight Division I wrestlers.

 
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Cody LeCount

Head Assistant Coach & Head Club Coach

Contact: cody.lecount@carmelusawrestling.org

Perry Meridian High School Graduate:
We are thrilled to add one of the best high school wrestlers ever in the state of Indiana to coach on our staff! Coach LeCount’s record as a wrestler is well documented.

IHSAA State Runner up 2012

IHSAA State Champion 2013

IHSAA State Champion 2014

2014 Indy Star Wrestler of the Year

High School Career Record: 183-2

USA Cadet Freestyle National Runner Up 2013

Two years at Division 1 Central Michigan two years NAIA Marian University

2015 NWCA Freshmen All-American Team

25-9 Division One Record

Mid American Conference 4th place finisher

3x College Open Placer

 
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Nathan Warman

Assistant Coach & Head Strength Coach

Contact: nathan.warman@carmelusawrestling.org

Perry Meridian High School Graduate:

142-22 Career Record

3x Letter Winner

2x Marion County Champ 2013 & 2014

Conference of Indiana Champ 2014

2x Sectional Champ 2013 & 2014

Regional Champ 2014

2x Semi-State Qualifier 2013 & 2014

IHSAA State Qualifier 2014

Franklin College Graduate with a degree in Exercise Science 2018:

4x Letter Winner Franklin College Football

2017 Team Captain

2017 Defensive Player of the Year

2017 HCAC All-Conference

 
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Cornelious Elliott

Assistant Coach

Contact: cornelious.elliott@carmelusawrestling.org

Cornelious first stepped onto the mat as a 7th grader and instantly fell in love with the sport! With his love for the sport and coaching it brings a lot of high energy and juice to the staff and we are very happy to have Coach Corny on board.

Perry Meridian High School Grad 2015

IHSAA 3rd Place 2014

IHSAA 6th Place 2015

NHSCA High School All-American

Flo Nationals 8th place 2014

 
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Jim Selvio

Assistant Coach

Contact: jim.selvio@carmelusawrestling.org

Logansport High School Grad 1985

4x Letter Winner

State Semi-finalist 1984

Wabash College Grad 1989

4x Letter Winner Wabash Wrestling

Career Record: 76-23-2

Team Captain 1988-1989

Coaching:

Mount Vernon Middle School Coach, 2001-2002

Exit 5 Wrestling Club, 2002

North Central High School and Panther Wrestling Club Coach, 2002-2006

Greyhound Wrestling Club, 2006-2011

Founder, Carmel USA Wrestling Club, 2011

Carmel USA Wrestling Club, 2011-Present