Charles A. Louria ’77
Pingry Excellence was Just the Beginning Charlie Louria played three sports during his time at Pingry: soccer, wrestling, and lacrosse. Charlie excelled on the wrestling mat and was team captain. He was known to inspire and motivate, demonstrating hard work and dedication. The Pingry Record notes, “As a wrestler, Charlie was outstanding, but as a captain and a leader, he was superb.” In Charlie’s senior year the soccer team was County Co-Champion. He had a 10-1 record in wrestling, finishing fourth in the 1977 State Wrestling Tournament. The lacrosse team finished second in the state, with Charlie earning second team All-State honors. Upon graduation, Charlie attended Ohio Wesleyan University where he played varsity soccer and lacrosse. He was team captain and earned All-American in both of these sports. Charlie is a member of the Ohio Wesleyan Hall of Fame.