Thomas Kline is one of the most accomplished wrestlers in Cal Poly history. His achievements include four conference championships, two Division II national titles and a the first-ever Division I National Championship at Cal Poly .
While at Cal Poly he was an honor student and was recognized as the Cal Poly Alumni Associations 1980 Honored Alum. Tom has been active in athletic fundraising and has served as Supporters of Mustang Athletic Teams (SUMAT) President. Tom coached high school football and wrestling.
Currently he holds the world record in the bench press in his age group. He owns his own insurance agency and has published two books. He lives in Carlsbad, California. He has 5 children. He is also a board member with the Boys & Girls Club of San Diego.