|Title:||Head Wrestling Coach|
Ron Beaschler is in his 26th season as head wrestling coach at ONU after taking over the reins during the 1988-89 campaign. Beaschler served as an assistant from 1986-88.
Beaschler is also is an assistant professor in the department and coordinates the sport management program at Ohio Northern.
In his 25 seasons at the helm of the ONU wrestling program, Beaschler’s teams have posted a 263-186-4 record, a winning percentage of .585. Beaschler enters the 2013-14 season as the all-time winningest coach in ONU history. He also has the longest tenure as head wrestling coach at ONU.
He was inducted into the National Wrestling Coaches Association (NWCA) Hall of Fame in 2008.
During his time at ONU, Beaschler has coached three National Champions, two National Runners-up, 20 All-Americans, 35 Scholar All-Americans and 10 Scholar All-American Teams.
He is a three-time OAC Coach of the Year, winning the award in 2013, 2012 and 1993.
Beaschler currently serves as the Weight Management Program liaison to the NCAA Wrestling Committee.
He also served as chair of Division III NCAA Wrestling committee for two years, was the president of the National Wrestling Coaches Association, which represents all collegiate and scholastic wrestling in the United States and was the Division III representative on the NWCA executive board of directors.
Beaschler graduated from Ohio Northern in 1986 with bachelors degrees in management and sports management. He received his masters degree in education from Bowling Green State in 1988.
Ron resides in Ada with his wife Christy, an ONU alumni (1987) and 2001 inductee of the Northern Athletic Hall of Fame, and their sons John (a current member of the ONU Swimming team), Christopher and Zachary.
Wrestling under Beaschler
|2012-13||16-4||.800||4-1 / Tri-Champs||.800||3rd||—|
|2011-12||12-4||.667||5-0 / Champs||1.000||—||2nd|
|2010-11||13-3||.813||5-1 / 2nd||.833||—||3rd|
|2009-10||16-10||.615||6-0 / Champs||1.000||—||3rd|
|2008-09||11-10||.524||5-1 / 2nd||.833||—||4th|
|2007-08||11-8||.579||5-1 / 2nd||.833||—||3rd|
|2006-07||10-12||.455||6-0 / Champs||1.000||—||4th|
|2005-06||10-8||.556||5-1 / 2nd||.833||—||3rd|
|2004-05||12-4||.750||6-0 / Champs||1.000||—||2nd|
|2003-04||6-8||.429||5-1 / Co-Champs||.833||—||7th|
|2002-03||6-12||.333||4-2 / 3rd||.667||—||5th|
|2001-02||11-7||.611||4-2 / 3rd||.667||—||2nd|
|2000-01||17-4||.810||7-0 / Champs||1.000||—||Champions|
|1999-00||9-5||.643||6-0 / Champs||1.000||—||2nd|