State of South Dakota  

348U0767   HOUSE COMMEMORATION   NO.  1098  

Introduced by:    Representatives Gibson, Bartling, Feickert, Feinstein, Hawks, Hawley, Heinert, Hunhoff (Bernie), Kirschman, Parsley, Peterson, Ring, Schrempp, Soli, Tyler, Verchio, and Wismer and Senators Frerichs, Bradford, Jones, Lucas, Sutton, and Welke

        A LEGISLATIVE COMMEMORATION, Honoring Eugene Martin from DeSmet High School for his back to back state wrestling titles.

    WHEREAS, Eugene Martin had outstanding wrestling seasons in 2012 and 2013. He was the 2012 individual State B wrestling champion in the 182-pound weight class and the 2013 individual State B wrestling champion in the 195-pound weight class; and

    WHEREAS, Eugene attained a personal record of 247-66 in his wrestling career; and

    WHEREAS, Eugene also won the Scott Mechtenburg Memorial Scholarship at the 2013 State B Wrestling Tournament:

    NOW, THEREFORE, BE IT COMMEMORATED, by the Eighty-Eighth Legislature of the State of South Dakota, that Eugene Martin be honored for his individual State B Wrestling Championships.