Assistant Coach Aghasi Manukyan

Aghasi Manukyan


Assistant Greco-Roman Coach
Email: amanukya@nmu.edu
Telephone: 906-227-2869
At NMU since 2011

Aghasi Manukyan of Stevens Point, Wis., is the third assistant coach since the Greco-Roman program was established in 1999. Manukyan began his wrestling career with the Soviet Union and Armenia, earning his way onto their national teams, including competing for Armenia at the 1996 Summer Olympics in Atlanta. Manukyan attended Nalbandy State Teachers College in Gyumri, Armenia, and earned a teacher of physical training degree in 1993.

Coaching wise, Manukyan served as head coach for the Armenia National Junior Greco-Roman Team, assistant coach for the World Gold Wrestling Club in Stevens Point, Wis., and has held numerous volunteer and assistant coaching positions.

Athlete Accomplishments Year
Espoir World Champion 1987
World Cup Champion 1988
World Champion 1998
European Championships silver medalist 1994
European Championships silver medalist 1995
Olympic Games participant 1996