History

History

The Orland Park Pioneer Wrestling Club has provided wrestling practice and competition opportunities for athletes ages 4- 14 since 1975. The organization was founded by Mr. Joe Tholl Sr.  In our existence the club has produced the 3rd most Illinois State Champions in the history of Illinois wrestling at 34.  We have also had over 150 Illinois State Placers.

The Pioneer are a feeder program to the following High Schools:

  • Marist HS
  • Carl Sandburg HS
  • Providence HS
  • All the Lincolnway HS's