Youth Coaches

Westlake Elite Coaches

  • Jeff Newby (Head Coach)
    • Coach Jeff Newby wrestled in his youth in the great wrestling state of Iowa. He moved to Utah prior to his high school eligibility. He wrestled at Box Elder High School where Coach Newby was a 4-Time Utah State Champion and 2-Time High School All-American. After high school, Coach Newby chose to wrestle at Boise State University and after an LDS Mission transferred to Utah Valley University. Coach Newby was a varsity starter all four years of his college eligibility. Currently Coach Newby works as the Executive Director of USA Wrestling Utah. Coach Newby joined Westlake Wrestling in 2014 when he moved to Saratoga Springs. He is the director of our club program. Jeff is a patient, hard working coach that will help your wrestler succeed.
  • Mike Ballantyne (Assistant Coach)
  • Gabe Lee (Assistant Coach)

Westlake Junior High Coaches (3rd-8th Grade)

  • Josh Mendenhall (Head Coach)
  • Hayden Rentfro (Assistant Coach)
    • Hayden graduated Westlake High School in 2013 where he placed 5th at the 5A state tournament at 145lbs and 6th at the High School Super State Tournament. Hayden is currently attending UVU.
  • Cody Jorgensen (Assistant Coach)
    • Cody graduated from Westlake High School in 2013 where he┬áplaced 4th at 120lbs in the 5A State Tournament. Cody currently attends BYU Idaho and will be joining the staff mid December.
  • Matt Bray (Assistant Coach)

Westlake Elementary Coaches (Prek-2nd Grade)

  • Chris Livesay (Head Coach)
  • Ammon Bayles (Assistant Coach)
  • Justin Sorensen (Assistant Coach)

Westlake Minis Coaches (Prek-k)

  • Tyler Shimakonis (Head Coach)
  • Ammon Bayles (Assistant Coach)