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Meet Our Staff

Head Middle School Coach


Michael LaBadie

Name: Michael LaBadie

Accomplishments: 3rd place Junior Olympics, 4th place NHSCA Nationals, 3x PIAA District Placer (7th, 1st, 6th), Ohio Tournament of Champions Runner-up, 3rd place PIAA Junior State Championships, 5th place MAWA Nationals, wrestled for King College and Middle Tennessee State University. 3rd season with BWC.

Youth and Middle School Coach


Michael Workman

Name: Mike Workman

Accomplishments: Blackman Wrestling Club Vice President, Central Tennessee Wrestling Conference President, Former Riverdale High School Wrestler, Team Tennessee Coaching Staff.  8th season with BWC.

Middle School and Youth Coach


Clayton Apland

Name: Clayton Apland

Accomplishments: former Blackman Club wrestler, 3 year starter at Blackman High School, TSSAA State Qualifier. 5th season with BWC.

Middle School and Youth Coach


Austin Wells

Name: Austin Wells

Accomplishments: 3x TSSAA State Medalist and 2014 TSSAA State Finalist for Blackman High School, 3x National Collegiate Wrestling Association Mid-Atlantic Conference Champion, 4x National Collegiate Wrestling Association National Qualifier, 3x National Collegiate Wrestling Association All-American, wrestled at Middle Tennessee State University. 2nd season with BWC.

Middle School and Youth Coach


Troy Steffy

Name: Troy Steffy

Accomplishments: Blackman Wrestling Club President, TNAAU Region 3 Assistant Director, Former Beech High School Varsity  wrestler (92-96), wrestled at Middle Tennessee State University (99-01), Assistant Coach for Middle Tennessee State University ('10-'19), Scholarship Administrator for MTSU Wrestling Foundation ('10-'14), President for MTSU Wrestling Foundation ('14-'19). 3rd season with BWC.

Middle School and Youth Coach


Scott Henderson

Name: Scott Henderson

Accomplishments: Wrestler at McGavock High School ('86-'90), Youth Coach at Blackman Wrestling Club ('12-'14), Assistant Coach at Smyrna High School ('15-'19), Head Coach at Gra-Mar Middle School ('13-'19), Current Head Coach at Antioch Middle School ('19-present). He is entering his 2nd season with BWC.

Middle School Coach


Clint Nadeau

Name: Clint Nadeau

Accomplishments: former Varsity Wrestler for Clarksville High School, former Rossview High School Assistant Varsity Coach, former Rossview JV/Freshman coach. 3rd season with BWC.

Middle School Coach


Jeremy McLean

Name: Jeremy McLean

Accomplishments: 5th place in Oregon senior year in HS (1999), 2003-2008 All-Marine Wrestling Team member, 4th Greco University Nationals (2005), 5th Greco Nationals (2006), 7th Greco Nationals (2007), 8th Greco Nationals (2007), & Armed Forces Champion (2007). 1st season with BWC

Youth Coach


Jordan Duran

Name: Jordan Duran

Accomplishments: Varsity wrestler for Buchanan High School in California, 3rd place Nationals (2000), 6th place California Masters CIA (2004), Runner-up Western Regionals (2001). 4th season with BWC.

Youth Coach/Conditioning Coach


Matt Hughey

Name: Matthew Hughey

Accomplishments: Former wrestler at Oakland High School, Owner/Operator at VTG Crossfit

Full Staff Line-up

Club Board

Club President - Troy Steffy 
Club Vice President - Mike Workman
Club Treasurer - Jordan Duran
Club Secretary - Matt Hughey

Club Coaches

Middle School Head Coach - Mike Labadie
Youth Head Coach - Mike Workman
Middle School and Youth Coach - Clayton Apland
Middle School and Youth Coach - Austin Wells
Middle School and Youth Coach - Troy Steffy
Middle School and Youth Coach - Scott Henderson
Middle School Coach - Clint Nadeau
Middle School and Youth Coach - Jeremy McLean
Youth Coach - Matt Hughey
Youth Coach - Jordan Duran

High School Coaches
High School Head Coach - Ronnie Bray
High School Assistant Coach - Byron Smith
High School Assistant Coach - Hunter Hill
High School Assistant Coach - John Heathcott

 

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