745 N Rose St Phoenix OR United States 97535

Coaches

Tyler Cowger

Head Wrestling Coach

Coach Cowger is entering his 1st season as the head wrestling coach at Phoenix High School. Previously, he was an assistant wrestling coach at Southern Oregon University. In his time with the Raiders, coach Cowger helped lead Southern Oregon University Wrestling to a Cascade Collegiate Conference team title in 2018, as well as coaching 3 NAIA All-Americans and multiple national qualifiers. Coach Cowger comes from Sweet Home, Oregon where he was a 4 time OSAA state placer, 3 time finalist, and a 4A state champion. Coach Cowger then went on to compete at Southern Oregon University, where he was a 4 time All-American and National Finalist. 

Contact: tylerscowger@gmail.com  OR  phoenixwrestling@outlook.com        

Sam Winter

Assistant Wrestling Coach

Sam is entering his 4th year as a coach at Phoenix High School. Sam was a well-accomplished high school wrestler and finished his career as a 2x OSAA State Champion at Illionois Valley High School. He then began his college wrestling career at Southern Oregon University and is now a proud member of the Phoenix Wrestling Coaching Staff.

Garrett Truex

Assistant Wrestling Coach

Garrett is entering his 2nd year as a coach at Phoenix High School. After a decorated high school career at Phoenix he entered the coaching ranks. Garrett has played a large role in our women's wrestling program where he has helped coached a State Champion in each of his last 2 years coaching.