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Mike Sebaaly

Mike Sebaaly

Head Coach
Phone: (208) 769-3318
Office: GYM 123

Wrestling Head Coach Michael Sebaaly begins his second year at North Idaho College after serving the five previous seasons as the head wrestling coach at Northwest Kansas Technical College.  In those five seasons, Sebaaly took the team from the bottom of the ranks in Kansas to winning the school’s first conference title in any sport.  During his time in Kansas, the team improved their national finish year over year.  In his last three seasons there, Sebaaly had 11 NJCAA All-Americans, four National Finalists, three NJCAA National Champions, and two top 10 finishes at the NJCAA National Tournament.  Last season at NIC, Sebaaly had four All-Americans and a top 10 team finish at the NJCAA National Tournament. Sebaaly has had a great deal of success transferring student-athletes to a number of NCAA Division I, II, III and NAIA Schools.  His team was also the NWCA National Duals Champions in the NJCAA Division during the 2018-2019 season.

Prior to arriving in Kansas, Sebaaly coached for two seasons at Alfred State in Alfred, New York as they began transitioning from the NJCAA to NCAA Division III.  In his time there, he had three collegiate All-Americans. 

Sebaaly, a Lancaster, New York native wrestled collegiately in the NCAA Division I level at the University at Buffalo.  In the 2002-2003 season, he was selected as the team’s Top Newcomer.  He also was selected and honored as part of the Mid-American Conference Wrestling Academic Team.  In his time there, Sebaaly completed a Bachelor of Arts in history and a Certificate of Advanced Study in Social Studies education.  Sebaaly has also completed a Master of Arts in history from Buffalo State College and obtained his doctorate degree in educational leadership from Southwestern College in Winfield, Kansas.

Sebaaly resides in Coeur d’Alene with his wife Megan and their children Charlotte (10), Addison (7), Isabelle (4), Abigail (3) and Teddy (1).

Junior Lule

Junior Lule

Assistant Coach
Phone: (208)-769-3353
Office: GYM 125

NIC Wrestling Assistant Coach Junior Lule begins his second year at North Idaho College after serving the three previous seasons coaching at Concordia University in Nebraska. During Lule’s three seasons at Concordia as assistant coach, the wrestling team finished top 10 in the nation academically with a scholar-athlete and an All-American each year.

Lule, a Blythe, California native, wrestled collegiately in the NAIA at Concordia. As a competitor, Lule won the 2018 U.S. Grappling World Team Trials and twice qualified for the NAIA National Tournament. Prior to Concordia, Lule attended Palomar College where he was a California Junior College State Finalist.

Lule completed a Bachelor of Arts in Criminal Justice and a Master of Science in Athletic Administration with a dual concentration of College & High School Athletics at Concordia University.

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