KAWC Coaches

David Newton

Head Coach

David Newton has been coaching with Katy Area Wrestling Club for eight years. He was elected as head coach in 2012. David is a USA Copper Certified Coach with over 23 years of experience in wrestling, judo black belt, jiu-jitsu, instructing Krav Maga, and mixed martial … Read More

Dean Manibog

Senior Assistant Coach

Advanced and Beginners Group Coach - Starting his eighth year of coaching with KAWC, son Jeremy practice with the advanced group.  Dean's oldest son Daniel was a 2016-2017 High School Champion and is currently ranked 8th overall in the state! Coach Manibog wrestled with … Read More

Tommy Daniels

Director of Registration/ Assistant Coach

Tots Group Coach and KAWC Membership Coordinator and Treasurer- Starting his fifth year of coaching with KAWC, son Jackson practices with the advanced group.  Coach Daniels is currently a third grade teacher at Katy - Alexander.  Coach Daniels must be the most patient … Read More


Kyle Bone

Assistant Coach

 Advanced and Beginners Group Coach and Member At Large for Texas USA Wrestling South Region - Starting his eighth year of coaching with KAWC, son Michael (3 X State Champion) practices with the advanced group. Has also coached numerous years in youth soccer, basketball … Read More

Jeff Kloiber

Assistant Coach

Born and raised in Pennsylvania and began wrestling at age of 7. 1990 Pennsylvania state runner-up at 189 lbs and 2x member of Team PA Freestyle Team. 4 year Divsion 1 starter at 190 lbs. at University of Pittsburgh. 3X NCAA qualifier (freshman, sophomore and junior). Junior … Read More

David Cox

Assistant Coach

  1x Louisiana Highschool state champion 2x Louisiana Highschool state runner-up Wrestled for Missouri Valley College 2001-2003 Volunteer Assistant Coach for Sulphur Highschool, Sulphur Louisiana 2004-2006 Head wrestling Coach for South Cameron … Read More