Andy Varner


Andy has been Head coach for around 15 years. His dedication to our young club members is both generous and inspiring to watch.

Coaching: Bakersfield HS
Asst.(2000-2002) Head Coach Bakersfield HS (2003-Present)

-15x League Champions
-2x State Champions
-3x State Runner-ups
-12 top 10 state finishes
– 15 individual State Champions
– 9 Div.1 All-Americans
– 1 Olympic Champion (Jake Varner)
– 2x State Coach of the Year

College: CSUB (1996-2000)
-4th Espoir Freestyle Nationals
-4th University Freestyle Nationals
-4th Midlands Championships
– 3x NCAA Div. 1 National Qualifier
– 2x Pac-10 Academic All-American

High School: Bakersfield (1992-1995)
-Central Section Valley Champion
-2x California HS State Medalist

“Wrestling is like no other sport. It teaches you hard work, discipline, and humility.” - Andy Varner