Class of 2004

Park Forest

Born in Lafayette, Indiana, Tony Rubiano is a 1965 graduate of Rich East High School in Park Forest. He was a two-time district champ and a two-time sectional runner-up. He had a career record of 74-28 as a high school wrestler.

Tony went to college at Southern Illinois University in Carbondale and graduated

1970. He wrestled for two years while at Southern.

Upon graduation, Tony began teaching and coaching at Mazon High School. He coached there from 1970 through 1974 as well as taught P.E., Health and Drivers Education. During that time he had a 36-28 dual meet record. He coached four state qualifiers and two state place winners while at Mazon.

After moving from education to private business, Tony made an impact in the field of officiating. He has officiated at nine individual I.H.S.A. State Tournaments and seven Dual Team State Meets. He was nominated by .the IWCOA as Official of the Year in 2003.

Tony is the owner of T-Storm Construction, Inc.

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