Donny Pritzlaff

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PERSONAL

  • Born: January 23, 1979 (Red Bank, N.J.)
  • Spouse: Robin
  • Children: Adalena (4) and Onaliese (1)
  • Hometown: Lyndhurst, N.J.
  • High School: Lyndhurst HS (1997)
  • College: University of Wisconsin (2002)
  • Degree: Sociology

 

COACHING EXPERIENCE (10 YEARS)

  • Assistant Coach, University of Michigan (2011-present)
  • Associate Head Coach, University of Wisconsin (2009-11)
  • Assistant Coach, University of Wisconsin (2006-09)
  • Assistant Coach, Hofstra University (2004-06)
  • Volunteer Assistant, University of Wisconsin (2002-03)

HONORS & AWARDS

  • Wisconsin Athletics Hall of Fame (2010)

WRESTLING EXPERIENCE

College:

  • 2001 NCAA champion (165 pounds)
  • 2000 NCAA champion (165 pounds)
  • 1999 NCAA All-American (5th, 165 pounds)
  • 1998 NCAA All-American (6th, 165 pounds)
  • Three-time Big Ten champion (1999, 2000, ’01)
  • Career Collegiate Record: 135-15

International:

  • 2006 World Championships bronze medalist (74kg/163 pounds)
  • 2007 World Cup bronze medalist (74kg/163 pounds)
  • 2006 Pan American Championships silver medalist (74kg/163 pounds)
  • Two-time Dave Schultz Memorial International champion (2002, ’05)
  • 2001 New York AC Christmas International champion (74kg/163 pounds)
  • 2001 Sunkist Kids International Open champion (74kg/163 pounds)
  • 1998 Junior World gold medalist (70kg/154 pounds)