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University of Texas at Austin Coaching Staff

Name:Bob Moore
School:University of Texas at Austin
Years Coaching:5 Yrs
Achievements:This season marks Bob Moore's 6th season as the Head Coach of the Texas Longhorn Wrestling Club (LWC). The LWC is coming off their best season yet, winning their 4th straight Tx Collegiate State Championships, and taking 4th place in the SW Conference (missed 3rd by 1.5 pts). Since he volunteered to get the club re-started, the LWC has had 14 National Qualifiers, 1 All American and 3 Academic All Americans.

Bob began wrestling at age 10 in Randolph N.J. After wrestling at Randolph H.S., he attended (CCSU)Central Connecticut State University (1980 – 1984)Under coaches Kenny DeStefanis & Coach George Redman. Bob started his coaching career immediately after college, at Wethersfield H.S. in CT.
Coach Moore has been recognized by USA Wrestling being inducted into the Texas USA Wrestling Hall of Fame. In October of 2010, Bob was given the Lifetime Service to Wrestling Award and was inducted into the National Wrestling Hall of Fame. Coach Moore has been a volunteer Coach / Program creator / facilitator at the youth / high school and collegiate levels. This will be his 6th season with the Longhorn Wrestling Club.

Coaching Experience:



Name:Pat Moore
School:University of Texas at Austin
Years Coaching:
Coaching Experience:Wrestled at Auburn University. Coached H.S. & youth teams prior to joining the UT program.



Name:Nick Ganci
School:University of Texas at Austin
Years Coaching:3
Coaching Experience:Nick was born and raised in Austin, Texas. He began wrestling in middle school with the Austin Police Activities League Wrestling League, the league Coach Bob Moore founded. He wrestled in high school at Lanier High School where he qualified for state 3 times, placing 4th his senior year. Nick was a walk on at the U.S. Air Force Academy Wrestling team for a year before returning to Austin. Nick worked as a referee for 3 years and then got involved with the University of Texas Wrestling program.



Name:Matt Pearson
School:University of Texas at Austin
Years Coaching:5
Coaching Experience:Matt began his competitive wrestling career at the age of five in north central Minnesota and continued to wrestle through High School in Minnesota. After taking a short break from wrestling, coach Pearson began wrestling again while in college and began training with the community college in Tucson, Arizona. Coach Pearson’s college career was cut short due to a career change and a move to Columbia, South Carolina, but he did not forget about wrestling. Coach Pearson began wrestling for a competitive Senior level club competing throughout the southeast in Folkstyle, Freestyle, and Greco Roman. After another career move coach Pearson ended up in Austin, TX where he has been the assistant coach for the University of Texas Longhorns for three years.