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Lansdowne's new coach takes energetic stance

Lansdowne's new coach takes energetic stance

New Lansdowne High wrestling coach George Dunn is hardly a stranger to success. The 1993 North Alleghany High (Pa.) graduate went on to wrestle at Division III Thiel College, where he earned a conference championship in 1997 and qualified for the national tournament the following year. In 2003, he was head coach at Thiel College and earned President's Athletic Conference Coach of the Year honors. He returned as an assistant at North Alleghany High for two seasons, coaching Jake Herbert, who later was honored as the nation's top collegiate wrestler while at Northwestern University by winning the Hodge Trophy. Herbert was also a 2009 silver medalist at the world championships. ...