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Coach Keel is the head coach at St. John's College High School and a Team VA National Team coach with a track record of founding successful wrestling programs. Tech Squad has placed first or second overall at the Virginia Freestyle and Greco State Championships each year since the foundation of the club. He amassed over 150 dual wins as Skyline's first head coach. During his first year at Chantilly the team went undefeated in duals, won their first district title in 20 years, and qualified a record 9 wrestlers to the 6A state tournament. He also founded the Sick Nasty freestyle club and Front Royal Raptors youth program, guiding both to top 10 finishes yearly in their respective divisions.
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Joey Prata is a highly accomplished wrestler with a remarkable track record across several esteemed programs. Notably, he wrestled for Oklahoma University, Virginia Tech University, and St. Christopher's School. His achievements include qualifying for NCAA Nationals three times, a Greco National Champion, Freestyle All-American, and 2x National Preps Champion.
In the 2021-22 season at Oklahoma University, Joey stood out as a starting wrestler at 125 pounds, boasting a 19-9 record, including key victories over formidable opponents. His impressive fourth-place finish at the Big 12 Championship secured his spot at the NCAA Championships, where he went 3-2 to make it to the blood rounds.
St. John's College High School Assistant Coach. Served as Interim Head Coach and Assistant Coach at American University after a successful career competing for the Eagles as a 4-year starter and at 2020 NCAA Qualifier. FILA Cadet Runner-Up. 3x Fargo All-American. 2x Georgia State Champ
Wrestled for Hofstra and SUNY Courtland... Wrestled for six years at Eastport South Manor High School in Manorville, New York…Recorded a 205-22 scholastic record…All-American as a senior and a freshman…Posted a 5-0 record on the way to the 2014 New York State High School Championship at 126 pounds…Also captured district and regional titles as a senior…Placed third in New York State, won the Section XI title and finished eighth at the Flo Nationals as a junior…Led New York State with 38 tech falls in 2013…Placed fifth in the sectionals as a sophomore and third as a freshman…Finished fourth in the NHSCA Freshman Nationals…
St. John's College HS Assistant Coach
+20 years coaching experience
Competed for the University of Missouri from 2009-2014. As a four sport athlete in South Dakota competing in wrestling, track, cross county, and powerlifting, earned a powerlifting state championship.