Academies aim to strengthen college wrestling programs
Dominick Moyer enters his sixth season as an assistant at NIU in 2013-14. He also assists in NIU's recruiting efforts and serves as the team's liaison with Student-Athlete Academic Support Services.
In 2007-08, Moyer was at Nebraska as a volunteer assistant coach with the wrestling team, where he assisted in practice planning and academic development. Moyer also took charge of administrative duties and team travel to open tournaments. He wrestled for the Cornhuskers from 2002-07 and qualified for the NCAA Championships three times from 2005-07. During his senior season at Nebraska, Moyer compiled a 28-9 record at 141 pounds that included a second-place finish at the Big 12 Championships. Moyer also placed at the tournament as a junior, when he took third, and as a sophomore, finishing as the runner-up at 133 pounds.
Moyer is a 2007 graduate of Nebraska with a degree in health sciences. He and his wife Meredith have one daughter, Vivianne (3).