Simley’s Short earns his place in family lore

Simley’s Jake Short wrestled two opponents in Saturday’s Class 2A 145-pound finals and beat them both. He pinned Tim Ostby of Morris/Hancock/Chokio-Alberta at the state meet in Xcel Energy Center for this third consecutive individual championship.

And he emerged from the shadow of his celebrated wrestling family, becoming the first member of the clan with three titles. Continue reading at

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