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Jordan Lipp – WBTS Coach

Jordan Lipp
Jordan Lipp is a staff coach from WBTS DC.  Jordan Lipp is in his 4th year of coaching and     was a NCAA Division I national qualifier at 141lbs for American University in 2010.  Before joining WBTS DC, Jordan Lipp was the head varsity wrestling coach at the Charles E. Smith Jewish Day School in Rockville, Maryland.

 

 

Raised in Michigan, Rickey Torrence II didn’t begin wrestling until the 9th grade. After being elected captain at the end of his Sophomore year he went on to place 6th in Michigan at 112lbs during his Junior year, losing by 1 point in the finals.  As a senior Rickey won every tournament and went 45-0, taking first place at 119lbs.  While finishing his Physics degree at Hampton University he volunteered at Hampton High School before moving to Baltimore as the Head Coach of Newtown High School.  The Newtown Titans sent guys to the MD Finals on several occasions during his time there.  Rickey moved to DC to teach at Washington Latin Public Charter School where he and his brother, Reginald (Reggie) Torrence, started the school’s first wrestling program with the help of BTS.