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Eustice To Lead ILCC?Wrestling Program

By Staff | Aug 11, 2009

A Blue Earth, Minn., native has been named as the new head wrestling coach and housing manager at Iowa Lakes Community College.

Ty Eustice comes to Iowa Lakes following a year as Assistant Wrestling Coach at Cornell College in Mt. Vernon. At Cornell, The Rams placed eighth in the NCAA Division III National Tournament, counting three All-Americans, including one wrestler who had the most wins in all of Division III wrestling.

Eustice was a four-year NCAA Division I national qualifier and a two-time All-American wrestler at the University of Iowa. During his time as a Hawkeye, Eustice was a 100-match winner and a two-time team captain from 2001 through 2006. In 2005, he placed 5th at 149 pounds at the NCAA Division I National Championships and then finished second at 149 a year later.

His academic degrees include a bachelor’s degree in art from the University of Iowa in 2006 as well as a master’s degree in sports management from Minnesota State two years later.