2018 Senate Commemoration 37 - Enrolled


Introduced by:    Senators Heinert, Kennedy, Killer, Nesiba, and Sutton and Representatives Ahlers, Bordeaux, McCleerey, Ring, Schaefer, Smith, and Wismer

        A LEGISLATIVE COMMEMORATION, Honoring and congratulating Nash Hutmacher for winning the 285 pound weight class at the 2017 State Class A Wrestling Tournament.

    WHEREAS, Nash Hutmacher has continued his hard work and has found success remaining undefeated so far in 2018, and has won more than 78 consecutive matches, dating all the way back to 2016; and

    WHEREAS, Nash Hutmacher was the first freshman ever to receive the Wrestler of the Year award from the Mitchell Daily Republic in 2017; and

    WHEREAS, Nash Hutmacher was the first South Dakotan since 1990 to win the USA Wrestling Cadet Freestyle National Championship; and

    WHEREAS, Nash Hutmacher is nationally ranked at number seven by FlowWrestling and number eleven by Intermat and is the only sophomore featured on either list; and

    WHEREAS, Nash Hutmacher has performed exceptionally well in other sports and was a first-team defensive lineman for the all-state football team in 2017; and

    WHEREAS, Nash Hutmacher's father, Joe Hutmacher, set state records for deadlift and squat in both the 275 and 319 weight classes and passed on his exceptional abilities and work ethic to his son; and

    WHEREAS, Nash Hutmacher's supportive family and his desire to work hard, as both an athlete and an individual, have brought him success and will continue to do so in the future:

    NOW, THEREFORE, BE IT COMMEMORATED, by the Ninety-Third Legislature of the State

of South Dakota, that the Legislature honors and congratulates Nash Hutmacher for his relentless efforts and his victory at the 2017 State Class A Wrestling Tournament.

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