Posted: Jun 13, 2014 8:22 PM by Jeremy Schrank, KOMU Sports Digital Producer
Updated: Jun 15, 2014 8:47 AM
COLUMBIA - Mizzou head wrestling coach Brian Smith announced the hire of assistant coach Alex Clemsen. Clemsen is a Moberly and he is back in Columbia after a five year stint as an assitant at Virginia.
Clemsen has coached 38 NCAA qualifiers, six All-Americans, and eight ACC champions. The Cavaliers were ranked No. 11 nationally during the 2012-2013 season, the best in program history. That season, the Cavs earned a 15th place finish at the NCAA Championships.
Clemsen was an All-American wrestler and four-time NCAA qualifier at Edinboro. He finished his career with a 121-35 record.