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Gerald Carr, Head Coach


Gerald Carr has been around wrestling for more than 25 years.  In 2011, after leaving the West Laurens High School program, Coach Carr decided to start the Storm Wrestling Center.  Coach Carr has been dedicated to the sport of wrestling for most of his life.  Coach Carr enjoys working with young people and helping them reach their full potential on and off the mat.


Since starting the Storm Wrestling Program, Coach Carr’s wrestlers have successfully competed across the county in AAU, NUWAY, Roller Wrestling and USA Wrestling events.  Most recently, the Storm Wrestling Center won the overall 2016 Georgia State Kids Championship in Perry, GA.  Members of this team also helped the Storm Center win the 2016 Georgia Elementary and Middle School State Dual Team Championship in Hall County, GA.


Three time undefeated GHSA State Champion,

Junior College National Champion and Outstanding Wrestler

Two time NCAA qualifier, University of Minnesota All American 1995 & 1996

Coached over 50 High School State Champions

Five Time GHSA Team State Champion

West Laurens High School Assistant Coach

Press release:

Houston Home Journal 2015

Houston Home Journal 2014

The Courier Herald

Bryce Carr, Assistant Coach


Bryce Carr is a 2017 graduate from The University of Tennessee at Chattanooga. He majored in Psychology and was a Dean's List student. Bryce is currently a graduate assistant at Cumberland University pursuing his Master's degree in Education. He has assisted with coaching 2 All Americans during his time there. Bryce has been a regular leading coach alongside Coach Carr for over six years. 


2015 NJCAA National Champion at Darton State in Albany, GA

Prep State Champion at West Laurens High School in Dexter, GA

Four time Georgia State Placer

Two time NCAA D-1 Qualifier

Coached over 50 High School State Champions

2018 SoCon Wrestler of the Year

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