Sokoloski honored for 35 years of officiating

After 35 years as an official, everything came full circle.

Randy Sokoloski was honored on Jan. 17 between the Fairmont/Martin County West Red Bulls’ dual meets with the St. James Area Saints and the Luverne Cardinals in Sherburn. It wasn’t the first time Sokoloski attended a meet with the Cardinals.

“My wife Kim reminded me, my career started against Luverne in the one match I got my first year,” Randy said. “And last year in the sectionals, my last match was against Luverne.”

Sokoloski got into officiating after finishing his prep wrestling career and getting married. He said becoming an official now is different from when he started. Continue reading at

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