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Robert Koehler
Robert Koehler

Dubuque, Iowa

Wrestling (1936-37)

Inducted: 1983

Wrestling coach at Illinois State from 1964-74 ... amassed a 103-39-5 record and won 5 IIAC championships... his teams ranked nationally in eight of those 10 seasons ... named the Amateur Wrestling News Division II Coach of the Year in 1966... produced 16 All-Americans and two national champions while at Illinois State... coached football at Illinois State from 1963-70 ... Koehler was a nationally rated official ... significant contributor in the area of International Olympics ... was the director of the HPER graduate studies at Illinois State ... inducted into the Wrestling Coaches and Officials Hall of Fame in April 1992.