• Greg and Matt

    CLASS OF 1984

    GREGORY HERBST

     

     

    Greg Herbst was a three sport athlete at Lyons Central School playing football, wrestling and baseball.

     

    Greg was a starter on the Varsity Football Team for three years.  He received 1st Team All- League Honors his junior and senior years.  He was team co-captain in his senior year.  Greg was chosen to participate in the Eddie Meath All-Star football game the summer following his graduation.

     

    Greg was on the Varsity Wrestling Team for three years.  He earned All-League honors his junior and senior years.  He was a champion in the Newark Tournament in 1984.  He was team co-captain his senior year.

     

    Greg, also, was a three year starter on the Varsity Baseball Team.  He received All-League honors in his junior and senior years.  Again, he was team co-captain his senior year.  In 1984 he was the Male Athlete of the year.

     

    After graduation, Greg attended St. Lawrence University and played four years of varsity football.  He led the team in receiving in 1987.  While there he earned his degree in Education.

     

    Greg was a Physical Education teacher, K-12, for over 10 years at Canandaigua.  He coached numerous seasons in high school football, wrestling and track.  Greg has been an administrator with the Newark Central School District for over ten years.

     

    Greg has been married to his wife, Marie, for 25 years.  They are proud parents of three sons, Preston, Maxwell and Nicholas.  He enjoys spending time with his family, skiing, golfing, boating and reading.