Coach Ryan Horcher has been involved in wrestling his entire life from kids wrestling through high school. He was a four year varsity starter at Dundee Crown High School. He was state place winner taking fourth his senior year after qualifying for state three of four years competing. He finished his career with a 141-25 winning record comprised of 2 sectional titles, three regional titles, and a four time all-area selection.

Wrestling did not end after high school as he continued to work with the high school while playing junior college baseball. In 2009 he began coaching full time as a varsity assistant coach at Dundee Crown High School for three years. Coach Horcher then took the opportunity to be a varsity assistant coach at Johnsburg High School from 2012-2016.