Mean Gene Mills

 

1,356 Career Wins

46 Losses

1 Tie

886 Victories by Fall

  • New Jersey State Champ and HS National Champ
  • Syracuse University's 1st 4 time All American
  • 2 time NCAA Champion
  • voted outstanding wrestler NCAA's
  • Division I NCAA career pin record of 107 pins
  • 3 time World Cup Champion
  • 1980 World Super Champion in Japan and voted the Outstanding Wrestler
  • 1980 Tbilisi (USSR) Champion and voted the Outstanding Wrestler
  • Cerra Pellado Champion in Cuba and voted the Outstanding Wrestler
  • Roger Goulon Champion in France and voted the Outstanding Wrestler
  • Rokoczi Cup Champ in Hungary and voted the Outstanding Wrestler
  • 1980 US Olympian and voted the "Athlete of the Year" by the US Olympic Committee
  • Career record of 1356-46-1
  • Distinguished Member of the National Wrestling Hall of Fame in Stillwater, Oklahoma

 

March 6, 1981 article by Bob Snyder of the Syracuse Post-Standard:

 

Gene Mills: The Uncrowned King

(750kb PDF file)

 

Pin To Win: Wisconsin’s Dallas Herbst Learns From The Legendary Gene Mills

February 6, 2008 article from TheWrestlingMall.com

 

Watch the Video of Gene Winning the 1976 New Jersey State Championship

 

See Mean Gene in the hit MTV series 'Made'