Posts With Keyword ‘Eric Van Kley’

‘People’ Make Central College a Draw for Top-Tier Coaches, says A.D.

Posted: Saturday, August 11th, 2012 at 5:56 am

It’s been an active summer filling positions within the athletic department at Central College, and at the center of it all has been interim Athletic Director Eric Van Kley.

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Van Kley, O’Brien Officially Assume Leadership Roles for Central Athletic Program

Posted: Tuesday, July 3rd, 2012 at 5:56 am

A pair of highly successful coaches are taking on new leadership roles in the Central College athletics department.

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Central Wrestlers Assist at Camp

Posted: Saturday, August 13th, 2011 at 5:57 am

Earlier this week, Coach Eric Van Kley and the Central College wrestling program hosted a three-day youth camp to help young wrestlers develop their skills and find a stronger love for the sport.

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Wrestling Camp to be Held at Central College

Posted: Monday, August 1st, 2011 at 5:56 am

A camp for wrestlers in elementary, junior high and high school will be held August 8th through the 10th at Central College in Pella.  

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Central’s Van Kley Leads Youth Squad in Wrestling Tournament

Posted: Monday, July 25th, 2011 at 5:56 am

For the seventh time in as many years, Central College head wrestling coach Eric Van Kley found himself in the midst of the largest wrestling tournament in the world, as he coached in the U.S. Cadet & Junior National Greco-Roman tournament last Sunday through Tuesday.  

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Mini Olympics For Area Preschoolers At Central

Posted: Tuesday, March 29th, 2011 at 6:25 am


The gymnasium at Central College’s Kuyper Field House was filled with area pre-schoolers there for a Mini Olympic Games event Monday morning.

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Central Wrestlers Perform Well In California

Posted: Tuesday, January 4th, 2011 at 5:59 am

Central College wrestlers were in California over the weekend, competing in the Menlo Invitational on Sunday.

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Coe College Proves Too Much for Central Wrestlers in Dual Season Debut

Posted: Thursday, November 18th, 2010 at 5:58 am

Though they’ve certainly made a great deal of progress as of late, the Central College wrestling team still has a way to go to catch up with the Iowa Conference’s power teams.

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Central Coach Hopes Wrestlers Gain Appreciation for the Sport as Camp Concludes

Posted: Wednesday, August 11th, 2010 at 5:56 am

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A three-day wrestling camp at Central College for students ranging from first to twelfth grades will conclude this evening.

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Still Time to Get in On Central College Wrestling Camp

Posted: Monday, August 9th, 2010 at 5:55 am

The Central College Wrestling team is hosting a three-day evening camp, starting Monday.

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Central Wrestling Camp Opens Monday

Posted: Sunday, August 8th, 2010 at 5:57 am

The Central College Wrestling team is hosting a three-day evening camp, starting Monday.

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Central’s Van Kley Tabbed for Coaching Honor

Posted: Friday, February 19th, 2010 at 5:52 am

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The ascent of the Central College wrestling program this season has led to Head Coach Eric Van Kley being named Iowa Conference wrestling co-coach of the year.

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