State of South Dakota  

176U0868   HOUSE COMMEMORATION   NO.  1086  

Introduced by:    Representatives Novstrup (David), Feickert, Greenfield, Kaiser, Tulson, and Wismer and Senators Novstrup (Al), Frerichs, and Welke

        A LEGISLATIVE COMMEMORATION, Honoring Colton Fryer of Aberdeen, South Dakota, for selflessness and good sportsmanship.

    WHEREAS, eighteen-year-old Aberdeen Central High School wrestler Colton Fryer received a gold medal at the Jamestown Junior Varsity Wrestling Tournament in January 2013; and

    WHEREAS, in a gesture of support, Colton Fryer gave his gold medal to Cody Hewitt, a wrestler with autism from Davies High School in Fargo, North Dakota; and

    WHEREAS, Cody Hewitt and his family are very grateful for the actions and good sportsmanship of Colton Fryer:

    NOW, THEREFORE, BE IT COMMEMORATED, by the Eighty-Eighth Legislature of the State of South Dakota, that the actions and positive sportsmanship of Colton Fryer are recognized as actions done by model citizens in society.