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Nate Yetzer Named Ferrum College Head Wrestling Coach


FERRUM, Va. (July 6, 2012) - Ferrum College introduced its new head wrestling coach, Nate Yetzer, during a news conference held today in the Hank Norton Athletic Center. Yetzer, a former assistant wrestling coach for Virginia Tech, is tasked with recruiting the first Ferrum College wrestling team in nearly 25 years.

Learn more about Yetzer and the return of wrestling to Ferrum athletics by reading the recent Roanoke Times article or by watching the archived news conference through the following links:

Read the Roanoke Times Article

Watch the Press Conference (click link then choose the On Demand tab)

View Photos from Press Conference

Ferrum College will field a club-level wrestling program during the upcoming 2012-13 school year and varsity competition is slated for 2013-14.  Those interested in joining the Panther wrestling program should contact Coach Yetzer at (540) 365-4431 or nyetzer@ferrum.edu.