Former J-E wrestling coach to be inducted into Hall of Fame

Mike Frood lead Jordan-Elbridge wrestlers to nine league championships during his run as varsity coach from 1976 to 1988. That's no small feat.

Frood will be inducted into the Section III Wrestling Hall of Fame at the Hall of Fame Banquet on Saturday Feb. 19 at Borio's Restaurant in Cicero.

Frood had an overall record of 144 wins and 22 losses at J-E. During that time, the teams won nine league championships, six Section III Class C championships and had three Section III runner-up finishes.

Frood also officiated for 28 years and was vice president of the Syracuse Wrestling Officials Association twice.

The induction ceremony starts at 6 p.m. Feb. 19 with refreshments and hors d'oeuvres. A dinner buffet is scheduled for 7 p.m. and the inductions are set to begin at 8 p.m. Tickets for the event are $20 and must be purchased by Feb. 14.

For more info or to purchase tickets, go to cnywresling.com/halloffame.

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