Edmonds Beacon - Your Hometown News Source

By David Pan 

UPDATED: Longtime E-W wrestling coach Mike Hanchett dies

'He was always there for you,' said current wrestling coach Brian Alfi

 

Last updated 9/11/2020 at 5:35pm

Brian Alfi

Current Edmonds-Woodway wrestling coach Brian Alfi, left, with Mike Hanchett.

The Edmonds-Woodway wrestling community is mourning the loss of a coach who helped to build the Warriors into one of the top programs in the region.

Edmonds resident Mike Hanchett, who spent nine of his 29-year coaching career as Edmonds-Woodway's head coach, died Aug. 16 at age 66. His son, Matt Hanchett, said the cause was likely a heart attack or pulmonary embolism.

Hanchett led the Warriors to a league title in his final season in 2009. He previously was an assistant coach for 15 years and a volunteer coach for five. Hanchett also was the head coach at College Place Middle School in Lyn...



For access to this article please sign in or subscribe.



 

Reader Comments
(0)

 
 

Our Family of Publications Includes:

Powered by ROAR Online Publication Software from Lions Light Corporation
© Copyright 2020