Scott Parker joined Drexel Wrestling in December, 2020 as an assistant coach. A native of Greater Philadelphia and a 2019 graduate of Lehigh University, he brings an abundance of knowledge as well as a commitment to academic and athletic excellence to the Dragons’ wrestling room.
Parker was a member of the Mountain Hawks wrestling program from 2014 until 2019 and was a two-time NCAA All-American, a two-time EIWA champion, and a three-time NCAA qualifier. In addition, he received Academic All-American recognition from the National Wrestling Coaches Association on two occasions. Parker’s highest finish at the NCAA Championships was a seventh-place result at 133 pounds in 2018.
The Sellersville, Pa. native graduated in 2019 with a degree in finance and quickly transitioned to Wall Street. More recently, Parker returned to Greater Philadelphia and continued working in financial services while also serving as a personal instructor for individual wrestlers.