Coach Leffler started the wrestling program at Toledo St. Francis de Sales High School in 1956 and continued as head coach for 15 years. During that time, the Knights put together Ohio's longest high school dual meet win streak of 120 consecutive wins. In 1966-67, Coach Leffler was the president of the Ohio High School Wrestling Coaches Association. During his tenure his high school team won two State Championships in 1964 and 1970. In 1971 Coach Leffler was the first coach named as the Ohio High School Coach of the Year. Doc is a member of the Ohio High School Coaches Association Hall of Fame. He is a member of the University of Toledo's Athletic Hall of Fame as a wrestler. In 1971 Doc campaigned the US Junior World Wrestling Team to Japan. In 1972 Doc coached the US Junior World Team in the Greater European Games in Trieste, Italy. Doc has coached 11 individual Ohio High School State champions. Doc's most recent State Champion was Sli Bostleman in 2006. From 2008-2011 Doc was instrumental in the success of the Toledo Central Catholic High School wrestling program. Over that four year period the Irish had 18 state qualifiers, 11 state place winners and 2 top four OHSAA Division II finishes.
Doc has a proven record of campaigning individuals and building champions. Doc is eager to continue this trend with the FoxFire Wrestling Club!