Gene Hildebrandt, who is the winningest coach in the history of Saints wrestling, is being honored with a retirement ceremony on Friday, July 5, at the VFW.

Gene Hildebrandt, who is the winningest coach in the history of Saints wrestling, is being honored with a retirement ceremony on Friday, July 5, at the VFW.


A social hour begins at 6 pm and the program recapping his career as the Saints head coach begins at 7 pm. Music will be played after the ceremony is completed.


Hildebrandt was the Saints head coach for 27 years and officially retired earlier this spring with a coaching record of 471-131-2.