New Ridgewater Wrestling Coaches Bring Strong Backgrounds to the Mat this Fall

WILLMAR, MN – Ridgewater College Warrior wrestlers will have a new pair of coaches for the 2022-23 season. The college just announced the hiring of new co-head coaches Travis Deegan and Logan Peterson.

Deegan served as Ridgewater assistant coach under previous head coach Joey Brown. Deegan helped with the transition after Brown’s resignation and has been the main contact for Warrior wrestlers. His recruiting experience is expected to be an asset and provide familiarity and continuity to both new and returning wrestlers and to the program.

Deegan wrestled as a Ridgewater Warrior on the Minnesota Collegiate Athletic Conference (MCAC) championship team during the 2015-16 season. He then went on to wrestle and earn his Bachelor of Arts degree in physics from Concordia College in Moorhead. He resides in Willmar and also works for Relco as an automation engineer.

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