Jeff Jordan grew up in Champaign County and attended the Graham Local Schools. During high school he was fortunate enough to capture four Ohio High School State Titles. His high school record was 159-1; the best four year record in the history of Ohio wrestling.
After high school Coach Jordan received a full athletic scholarship to the University of Wisconsin where he earned a Bachelors Degree in Rural Sociology. During his college wrestling career he was a 2x NCAA All-American and a Big Ten Champ. After graduation he earned an assistant coaching position at Purdue University.
At Purdue, he continued post graduate school and received a second degree in Education. He spent five years at Purdue taking his team to high National rankings each year. From there, Coach Jordan and his wife moved back to his hometown to raise his family of three boys and to start his own wrestling camp. He now has one of the best wrestling camps in the country.
The Jeff Jordan State Champ Camp, LLC, has grown by leaps and bounds over the past several years. Coach Jordan designed his camp to work with the committed wrestler. His philosophy is HARD WORK EQUALS SUCCESS! This philosophy has proven successful through the camp's results. This camp has attracted some of the best high school wrestlers in the country.
Now, it is attracting some of the best youth wrestlers in the country. Helping these young wrestlers reach their goals in wrestling is a big part of why Coach Jordan loves to be a part of these wrestler's lives. However, being a positive role model and impacting their personal lives off of the mat is just as important.Coach Jordan instills strong discipline values and good moral principles in each person. Coach Jordan built his camps on the cornerstone of integrity and hard work. This is evident through the State Champ Camp quote: