Cornwall’s Don Blaine To Be Inducted Into National Wrestling Hall of Fame

BlaineGood things happen to good people!  It has come to my attention that Cornwall head wrestling coach Don Blaine has been selected as a 2014 inductee to the National Wrestling Hall of Fame.  Coach Blaine will receive a Lifetime Service Award from the New York Chapter of the Hall of Fame.  The induction ceremony will take place later in the year and details will be posted when they are finalized.  Below is a list of some of the many accomplishments in Coach Blaine’s storied career.  On behalf of the entire Section 9 wrestling community – Congratulations Coach Blaine!!!

Coach Don Blaine
30 seasons as Cornwall’s head wrestling coach
2011 NYS Wrestling Hall of Fame inductee
449 coaching victories – the most in Section 9 history
13 league or divisional titles
27 Section 9 Champions
31 NYS Tournament qualifiers
10 NYS Tournament place winners
Coached Paul Paquin to 2 NYS Championships
2014 National Wrestling Hall of Fame inductee

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  1. Congrats to Coach Blaine I was one of his wrestlers during my H.S years and its part of the best years of my life

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