Position: Head Coach
This will be Coach Starkey's 1st season coaching wrestling at Memorial, and his 11th season coaching overall. Coach Starkey has been involved in wrestling either through participation or coaching for 30+ years. He wrestled for Memorial Jr. High, and then for Mentor High School, where he graduated from in 1997. Coach Starkey then went on to wrestle for three years at Mount St. Joseph University in Cincinnati, OH, where he graduated with a Bachelor's degree in education.
Since graduating Coach Starkey has worked with children and adults who have developmental disabilities. He is currently employed at the Lake County Board of Developmental Disabilities.
In his spare time Coach Starkey enjoys watching and playing different sports (i.e. football, volleyball and soccer). He also enjoys spending time with his family and friends.