Jeff Bedard is the head coach of Reinhardt's inaugural wrestling team. As an athlete, Bedard had a very decorated career. He was a 3-time HS state champion (GA and Michigan), a two time HS All-American, and 2-time Georgia wrestler of the year. He was also a 2-time All-American for Carson Newman. While winning the NAIA National Championship he was named the tournament’s outstanding wrestler and recorded the most falls. Internationally Coach Bedard won the Military World Championships, was a 6-time US Open All-American, Sunkist Open Champion and 4-Time NYAC Champion. He has coached 2 college national champions and 27 All-Americans. Additionally, he coached 3 Georgia HS state championship teams and was named Georgia coach of the year.
Jeff has one daughter, Gabrielle.