American Freestyle Wrestler Cael Sanderson is a gold medalist at the 2004 Summer Olympic Games in Athens, Greece, whose wrestling skills were recognized by the likes of Sports Illustrated. His college wrestling tournament record also had an impressive 159-0 undefeated streak. When he retired in 2011, he got listed #5 in the world.
Cael is also the head coach of Penn State University who coached his wrestlers to 23 individual NCAA Division I national titles. Before coaching Penn, he coached his wrestlers to two individual NCAA Division I national titles at Iowa State.
The 2004 Olympic freestyle wrestling gold medalist stands tall with a height of 1.82 m (5 feet 111/2 inch) and has an approximate weight of around 185 lbs (84 kg).
Net Worth/ Salary
Cael Sanderson has been summoning the net worth as a freestyle wrestler. Currently, Cael serves as the head coach of Penn State University and from his professional stint, Cael reportedly earns the estimated salary of about $200,000 per year.
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Under his coaching, Penn State claims the 2019 Big Ten Championship in March of 2019. Cael, who signed a long term contract with the university, has led his squad to win Big Ten tournament titles and six Big Ten regular-season crowns. After he joined Penn State, the university coveted its first NCAA title in 2011.
National collegiate wrestling champion Cael is a married guy who has been relishing a low-key romantic life with his wife named Kelly Sanderson. He and Kelly got married in May of 2002 in a low-key ceremony.
His wife Kelly, whose birthday falls on the 9th of November, is a home-stay mom who enjoys spending time at State College.
Cael Sanderson and his wife Kelly Sanderson (Photo: Twitter)
In the course of their married life, the twosome begets two children, both sons. The name of their sons are Tate Sanderson (born in 2007) and Teag Sanderson. Cael often keeps on gushing about his wife and children on social media.
As of 2019, the family of four are rejoicing their life.
Bio & Family
Born on 20 June 1979, Cael Sanderson has his hometown in Salt Lake City, Utah. His birth name is Cael Norman Sanderson.
While growing up, he attended college at Iowa State University and had an undefeated college record of 159-0. The 40-years-old wrestler won four state wrestling titles during his high schooling at Wasatch High. Later, he graduated in the year 1997.
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Talking about Cael's family, his father Steve Sanderson was the one who taught him wrestling. His dad Steve was also his wrestling coach at Wasatch High School. His mother's name is Debbie Sanderson.
As like a father, he along with his two brothers Cody and Cole are wrestlers who learned to execute back-breaking hold, and other signature moves from Steve.