Coach Lugo has over 45 years of experience in wrestling and martial arts. He has shown enthusiasm for these sports since he was only 5 years old. At Cobleskill State College, Coach Lugo holds the record for the most tournament wins in the school’s history. There, he also earned degrees in biology, business administration, and physical therapy. Also a master in Taekwondo, he holds black belts in jujitsu, hapkido, and aikido. His expertise in martial arts led him to win the world championships in 1991. Coach Lugo believes in the integrity of his field.