Coach Bauer is in his first year as the Head Wrestling Coach for the Bearcats. Prior to becoming the Kearney High head coach Ryan spent 3 season as the head coach at Lincoln Southeast and 2 seasons at South Central High School.
Bauer is a graduate of UNK, where he competed for the Lopers for five seasons. He is also a graduate of Kearney High, were he was a State Medalist in 2011.
Coach Bauer teaches P.E. & Strength at Kearney High.