About Us


Tanner Moon

USA Wrestling Bronze Certified Coach (working towards Silver)
Attended training camps at Olympic Training Center as both a coach and an athlete
Auburn University Graduate with Bachelor of Science in Materials Science and Engineering
4x Cadet / Junior Nationals All-American
4x Southeast Regional Champion
Ranked #3 in the country for 112 lb. Seniors by Wrestling USA Magazine in 2010
NHSCA & Super 32 All-American
3-time Alabama State Finalist (103, 112, 119)
First Cadet/Junior National Finalist from the State of Alabama
No. 1 ranked wrestler in Alabama among all classes (2010)
Dave Schultz Award Winner For Alabama (2010)
Current Math Teacher (PreCalculus/Calculus) at Cornerstone Christian Academy
Currently serves on the Team Alabama Board of Directors as Youth Director

Steve Gaydosh

A graduate of Amityville Memorial High School (N.Y.), Springfield College (Mass.) and the University of Tennessee.
After competing with Athletes in Action Steve began a legendary coaching career.
Coach Toscola High School (N.C.)
Assistant Coach University of Tennessee
1982 became Head Wrestling Coach at Vestavia Hills High School
In 35 seasons:
13 State Championships
8 Runner Ups
80 Individual State Champions
12x 6A AHSAA Wrestling Coach of the Year
2005 NFHS Alabama Wrestling Coach of the Year
2005 Wrestling USA Magazine National Coach of the Year
President of the National High School Wrestling Association for 15 years
A member of the National High School Wrestling Association Hall of Fame
A member of the AHSAA Hall of Fame
A member of the Alabama Chapter of the National Wrestling Hall of Fame
Currently Coaching at Carver-Birmingham
Committed to teaching wrestling fundamentals to kids in a fun way.

Scott Rohrer

2x Wisconsin High School State Finalist
Wrestled at the University of Minnesota
1992 NCAA Qualifier
12 Seasons Coaching in the Hoover system
Head Coach at Hoover High School (1999-2004)Head Assistant Coach at WA Berry and Hoover High (1992-1999)
2003 State Championship team (the program's first since 1972)
State Runner Up (1993 and 2002)
Coached 80 State place finishers
Coached 20 State champions
2003 Wrestling USA Magazine National Head Coach of the Year
Currently works for Signature Homes in Hoover

Steve Knutson

The only person to have either coached at or wrestled for every school in the Hoover System with Buccaneers as a mascot
4 year lettermen for WA Berry and Hoover High School
3x state placer (5th '92, 2nd '94, 4th '95)
Coach At Berry Middle School (1995-1998)(when it was still was a feeder for Hoover)
1997 Jefferson County Tournament Champions
Head Assistant Coach Hoover High School (1999-2005, 2009-2010)
Head Assistant Coach Mountain Brook High School (2005-2009)
Head Wrestling Coach Hoover High School (2011-2013)
2003, 2005 and 2010 State Championship Teams
2002 and 2011 State Runner Up Teams
Coached 74 State place finishers
Coached 20 State champions
2002 Wrestling USA Magazine National Assistant Coach of the Year
22 year employee for the Hoover Public Library (1997-present)