CONTENTS

Coaching Staff

Wrestler of the Week

High School

Middle School

Youth

Captains

Takedown Club

Useful Links

Records

Apparel Order

MEDIA

IHIGH LINKS

Youth Coaches


Cory Backes

This year Cory will be starting his 6th season as a Willmar Youth Wresting coach.  Cory began coaching youth wrestling when his son started wrestling as a 5 year old. 

Cory became a Willmar Cardinal Wrestler in first grade and continued to wrestle until he graduated from high school in 1991.  He has a bachelor’s degree in Business from St. Cloud State University.  Cory owns Backes Technology Services and has worked in the industry for the past 21 years. 


Cory and his wife, Jodi, have a daughter, Anna, and son,  Alex.  Jodi is a first grade  teacher at Kennedy Elementary.  Anna is an 8th grader and Alex is a 6th grader at Willmar Middle School.