Robert Benge

Sports: Wrestling

Honors: 3rd place MHSA wrestling, Michigan Freestyle State Champion (1963), Voted Outstanding Wrestler (1963), MHSAA State Champion (1964) – undefeated season (27-0). 3-time All Conference, Played on State Championship and Lansing Hall of Fame Football team (1964),

Coaching: Head Wrestling Coach for Holt, State Chairman of the United States Wrestling Federation for Kids wrestling program. National director of the United States Wrestling Federation for Kids program (1985-1990), Created the insurance plan for schools and the wrestlers in the USA programs.

Officiating: NCAA and MHSAA wrestling, rack and cross country official (1980-2003). Selected to work the state wrestling championships on a permanent basis.