Coach Tyler Watkinson has been involved in the sport of wrestling since 7th grade. He wrestled for Prairie High School and was a member of the State Dual Championship team in 1998 and placed fifth at State his senior year (1999). He joined the army in 2002 and served for 4 years. Tyler started coaching Hammerin’ Hawks Wrestling Club in 2009. He has coached multiple Team Iowa National dual teams, consistently placing in the top 5 and won a National Championship at NUWAY Summer Nationals in Atlantic City, New Jersey in 2018. He is AAU, USA, and NUWAY coach certified.
Coach Craig Hardin has been involved with the sport of wrestling since age 5 as either a participant or coach. He wrestled at Prairie (Class of '88), was an Assistant Wrestling Coach for Prairie High School for 8 years, Assistant Wrestling Coach at Prairie Middle School for 2 years, and has been a Hammerin' Hawk Wrestling Coach for the past 8 years. He is a Sanctioned Coach by AAU, USA Wrestling and Nuway Wrestling Associations.
Coach Jarin Sund has been involved in the sport of wrestling since preschool. He wrestled for Prairie High School 2001-2005. He had been a wrestling coach for the past 6 years. He is AAU, USA coach certified.
Coach Randy Shramek has been involved in the sport of wrestling since he was a kid. He wrestled for Prairie High School 2002-2006, was State Runner up in 2006. He has been a wrestling coach for the past 3 years. He is AAU, USA coach certified