2023 Libertyville Wrestling Coaches
Head Coach: Dale Eggert (45th year in LHS Wrestling, 36th year as Head Coach)
Coach Eggert is a 1974 graduate of Libertyville H.S. He wrestled for the LHS team and also participated in football and baseball. He graduated from Southern Illinois University at Carbondale majoring in Health Education and competed for the SIU-C Wrestling team. He retired from teaching at LHS in 2012 after 33 years of teaching Health Education.
Coach Eggert is also the faculty sponsor of the Fellowship of Christian Athletes group at LHS and is the Freshmen Football Head Coach. He has coached Soccer, Baseball, and Softball in the past.
Varsity Assistant Coach: Vinny Jiuditta (6th year in LHS Wrestling)
Coach Jiuditta is a 1989 graduate of Libertyville H.S. and was a member of the wrestling and football teams. He graduated from the University of Wisconsin-Oshkosh with a degree in Communications where he was a member of the football team. He currently works in sales. He will be a Freshmen Football coach this fall. He has coached wrestling in the past at Lake Forest, Vernon Hills, Mundelein, and Antioch. He was head coach at Lake Forest and Mundelein.
Freshmen Head Coach: Dan Henneberry (8th year in LHS Wrestling)
Coach Henneberry is a 1996 graduate of Libertyville H.S. He was a member of the football and wrestling programs. He graduated from Trinity University majoring in Elementary Education. He coached Oak Grove Junior High Wrestling for 11 years before coming over to LHS. He is currently teaching at Oak Grove School and coaching in the LHS football and lacrosse programs.
Freshmen Assistant Coach: Scott Schinto (8th year in LHS Wrestling)
Coach Schinto is a 1980 graduate of Glenbrook North H.S. He was a member of their soccer program. He graduated from Illinois State University, majoring in Education. He was a member of the ISU Soccer team. He has been a Physical Welfare teacher at LHS for since 1994. Throughout his time at LHS he has been coaching in the soccer program, both boys and girls. He is a past head coach in both programs, currently working at the freshmen levels.
Assistant Coach: Ted Strychalski (10th year in LHS Wrestling)
Coach Strychalski is a 2006 graduate of Libertyville H.S. and was a member of the wrestling and cross country teams. He graduated from Indiana University, majoring in business. He currently works for the Waukegan Township Assessor's Office. He is on the coaching staff at Built By Brunson.
Assistant Coach: Matt Bystol (3rd year in LHS Wrestling).
Coach Bystol is a 2010 graduate of Libertyville High School, competing in wrestling and soccer. He graduated from Columbia University, majoring in Environment Science and wrestling four years for their team. He works in sales for Image Apparel Solutions.
Assistant Coach: Sean Weppler (14th year in LHS Wrestling)
Coach Weppler is a 2001 graduate of Libertyville H.S. and was a member of the wrestling team. He got his undergrad degree at Western Illinois University in business and his law degree from Thomas Cooley Law School in Michigan. He currently works for the Weppler Law Group.
Assistant Coach: Brian Bernard (34th year in LHS Wrestling)
Coach Bernard is a 1974 graduate of Mundelein H.S. and was a member of their wrestling team. He attended the College of Lake County and graduated from Illinois State University, majoring in Mathematics and Elementary Education. He began teaching at Rondout School in 1979, retiring after the 2014 school year. At that time he moved from a full time wrestling coach to a volunteer position.
Assistant Coach: Ryan Cleary (1st year in LHS Wrestling).
Coach Cleary is a 2017 LHS graduate, on the wrestling, football, and lacrosse teams. He is currently in college, majoring in education, doing his student teaching this fall.
Assistant Coach: Roy Seeger (14 years in LHS Wrestling)
Coach Seeger is a 1981 Lake Forest H.S. graduate where he wrestled and played football. He graduated from Northern Colorado University with a degree in education, wrestling for their team. He is in his second year of his fourth stint as an LHS assistant coach (1992-1993, 1999-2001, 2005-2012. He has been the head coach at Lake Forest (1994-1998) and Mundelein (2002-2004, 2017). He is the president of American Escrow in Arlington Hts.