Honors for Ehrler and Gonsalves

Longtime Modesto Junior college coach Lee Ehrler and Modesto City Schools Director of Athletics Dan Gonsalves will be inducted into the California Wrestling Hall of Fame tonight in Sacramento.

Ehrler has coached the Pirates since 1986, coming out of retirement after a year away last fall. He has coached two state champions, 18 All-Americans and 56 who placed in the state meet.

Gonsalves has officiated, coached and directed numerous high school Sac-Joaquin Section wrestling championships over 30 years. He was installed in the California State Coaches Hall of Fame in 1995.