Saint Thomas Academy has hired Cole Konrad as a co-head coach for Cadet Wrestling. Konrad was an assistant coach for the Academy in the 2020-2021 season and now joins Graydon Anderson in the co-head coach role.
In addition to being an assistant coach for the Cadets, Konrad also coached preK-6 graders in the St. Paul Wrestling Academy this past year. Previously, he worked as a graduate assistant at the University of Minnesota for 2 years and as a volunteer assistant coach at Simley High School.
As a competitor for the University of Minnesota, Konrad was a four-time NCAA All-American, a three-time Big Ten Champion, a two-time NCAA Champion and a Pan American Champion. He was a US National Team Member, a University World Bronze Medalist and a Big Ten Jesse Owens Award winner.