J Jaggers

Answering the Call to be More

Bio & Career Achievements

J Jaggers

A three time All-American for the Buckeyes, J Jaggers joined the Ohio State coaching staff after graduation and trained with the Ohio RTC as a wrestler. When former OSU and Ohio RTC coach Joe Heskett took the head coaching position at the United States Military Academy, Jaggers ended his competitive career and accepted an OSU promotion and a coaching position with the Ohio RTC

Jaggers concluded his wrestling career in impressive fashion, becoming just the third wrestler in Ohio State history to win two national titles. A three-time All-American and four-time NCAA qualifier, Jaggers collected 107 wins during his career. After winning his first national title in 2008, he was honored by the Greater Cleveland Sports Commission with Collegiate Athlete of the Year. He was also named the Ohio State Male Athlete of the Year in 2009.

Excelling in the classroom, Jaggers was a three-time NWCA All-Academic Team member, two-time Academic All-Big Ten and Ohio State Scholar-Athlete recipient. Jaggers earned his bachelor's degree in communication in March 2009.

Jaggers and his wife Kara have a son, Jett, and a daughter, Presley. They reside in Delaware, Ohio.

General Info
  • Residence: Lewis Center, Ohio
  • College: Ohio State
  • Position: Assistant Coach
Notable Achievements
  • Assistant Coach of Ohio State's First National Championship Team
  • 3 Time All-American
  • 2 Time National Champion
  • 107 Career Wins