WISCONSIN SPORTS ROUND-UP: Former UWEC wrestling coach Parker named to Hall of Fame
EAU CLAIRE - Former UW-Eau Claire wrestling coach Don Parker will be inducted on Thursday into the national Division III coaches' Hall of Fame.
Parker retired in 2009 after coaching 32 years with the Blugolds. He coached one national champion, 13 All-Americans, and 15 WIAC conference titlists. Parker spent his final 11 seasons in a wheelchair, after he fell from a tree stand and became a quadriplegic.