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Konechne still drawn to wrestling room

June 28, 2014 in Uncategorized

KIMBALL — Paul Konechne left his mark on wrestling mats all over South Dakota.

The former Kiote and South Dakota State University standout has taken his experiences and wants to pass them on to the next generation.

The 35-year-old now lives in…continue reading on mitchellrepublic.com

TUPPER: In praise of wrestling moms

April 9, 2014 in Uncategorized

It’s part of our family lore, remembered by all and even captured on VHS tape.

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WWE icon Ultimate Warrior dead at 54

April 9, 2014 in Uncategorized

The Ultimate Warrior, one of U.S. professional wrestling’s most celebrated names, has died at the age of 54, days after being inducted into the World Wrestling Entertainment Inc Hall of Fame, the company said late on Tuesday.

“WWE is shocked and d…continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

Howard’s Loudenburg named Daily Republic wrestler of the year

April 3, 2014 in Uncategorized

HOWARD — The bigger the stage, the better Howard junior Luke Loudenburg wrestles.

Loudenburg won titles as a freshman and sophomore and then handled the pressure of going after a three-peat this year, when he became the third Howard wrestler in …continue reading on mitchellrepublic.com

Howard’s Loudenburg named Daily Republic wrestler of the year

April 3, 2014 in Uncategorized

HOWARD — The bigger the stage, the better Howard junior Luke Loudenburg wrestles.

Loudenburg won titles as a freshman and sophomore and then handled the pressure of going after a three-peat this year, when he became the third Howard wrestler in …continue reading on mitchellrepublic.com

Wagner’s Kocer, Kokesh set to begin DI national wrestling tourney

March 20, 2014 in Uncategorized

WAGNER — While Robert Kokesh is one step away from being a national champion, Alex Kocer is taking his first steps at the national tournament.

Both Wagner natives, Kokesh and Kocer will compete this weekend at the NCAA Division I national wrestl…continue reading on mitchellrepublic.com

Letter: Wrestling was great; now it’s on to track

March 3, 2014 in Uncategorized

By Lars Opaczek, Crailsheim exchange student to Worthington 

Hello Worthington! Since my last letter there weren’t a lot of changes for me, but one of them is that wrestling season is over now. I had a great time with my friends and co…continue reading on dglobe.com

Letter: Wrestling was great; now it’s on to track

March 3, 2014 in Uncategorized

By Lars Opaczek, Crailsheim exchange student to Worthington 

Hello Worthington! Since my last letter there weren’t a lot of changes for me, but one of them is that wrestling season is over now. I had a great time with my friends and co…continue reading on dglobe.com

Parkston repeats as Class B champion

March 3, 2014 in Uncategorized

ABERDEEN — Parkston wrestling coach Jared Digmann said every match this season was a stepping stone to the state title.

The team marched through its schedule and brought the attitude of a champion to the state tournament over the weekend at th…continue reading on mitchellrepublic.com

‘Jacks individuals scale up for Section 7AA

February 20, 2014 in Uncategorized

CLOQUET — Prior to Cloquet-Esko wrestling practice Tuesday, Coach Al Denman stood next to the scale in his office.

The electronic weight measurer is of utmost importance this week, as the Lumberjacks scale up to their competition at Friday and S…continue reading on pinejournal.com