Matt Brickley is in his his 24th year of coaching this season, 18th as a head coach. He is a 1995 graduate of Ursuline High School in Youngstown, Ohio where he wrestled 103-119 throughout his career. While attending Youngstown State University and majoring in Education and Social Studies, Matt coached at Canfield Middle School for 5 years, winning 2 league titles and having back-to-back undefeated seasons.

After graduation, Coach Brickley moved to Georgia where he taught Social Studies and coached wrestling at Central Gwinnett High School for 8 years and Wheeler High School for 4 years. Matt Brickley was named Head Coach at Lassiter High School in May of 2013.

Coach Brickley’s resume includes:

Cobb County Assistant Coach of the Year 2009-2010, 2010-2011
Wheeler High School Assistant Coach of the Year 2009-2010
2011 Region 5AAAAA Runners Up
2012 Region 5AAAAA Champions
2013 Region Dual Runner-Up
Top 8 finish at State Duals 2013
189 dual wins
17 state place winners
2017 Region Duals Champions
Top 12 finish at State Duals 2017
2017 Traditional Region Champions
2017 Cobb County Head Coach of the Year
2017 Region 4AAAAAAA Coach of the Year
2018 Region  4AAAAAAA Coach of the Year
2018 Region Duals Champions

Coach Brickley is in his 19th year teaching and holds a Master’s degree in Sports Management from The United States Sports Academy and a 6-year degree from Walden University.  Matt has been married to his wife Kelly since 2004 and they have 2 boys, Carter and Jax.