Aaron Banko is entering his first season as an assistant wrestling coach at Thomas More College.
Banko is a 2016 graduate of Heidelberg University in Tiffin, Ohio. While at Heidelberg he was a four-year member of the Student Prince’s wrestling program. Banko a NCAA Division III National Championship qualifier in 2016 and was the team captain during the 2014-15 season. Academically he was a four-year Dean’s Scholarship recipient, three-time Landis Award Winner (3.2 GPA), named to the Dean’s List twice and was a 2016 National Wrestling Coaches Association (NWCA) All-Academic winner (3.2 GPA, national qualifier and a .500 record or better).
Coach Banko is a Garfield Heights, Ohio native and attended Garfield Heights High School.