, pictured center, will lead GU's reborn wrestling program
Zack Mullins in as Graceland Wrestling Coach
Lamoni, IA - Graceland Director of Athletics Jeff Falkner is excited to announce the hiring of Zachary Mullins
to the position of Head Wrestling Coach.
"I am very pleased that Zack
has agreed to become our next Head Wrestling Coach.
"Zack is ready to be a head coach and we are excited to have him on board," added Falkner.
Mullins has spent the last two years as a graduate assistant for Briar Cliff University in Sioux City, Iowa.
The Lincoln, Illinois native joined the coaching staff after four successful seasons with the Chargers.
While wrestling for Briar Cliff, Mullins was a three-year team captain, four-time National Qualifier and Great Plains Athletic Conference Champion his senior year at 157 pounds.
"I am honored to become a part of the Graceland family.
The University has a strong desire to help students succeed in all areas of life which makes me excited to add my work ethic, knowledge and experiences to the Graceland community," said Mullins
I look forward to building this program from the ground up, based on work ethic, core values and commitment to a lifestyle that leads to champions on the mat, in the classroom and ultimately in life," Mullins
The Graceland athletic department welcomes Zach to the Graceland family, with an exciting opening season to follow!