Why the transition to a new head coach has been smooth for Kasson-Mantorville wrestling team

Hill was picked by longtime legendary coach Jamie Heidt to take over the perennial powerhouse program this year after spending the past decade as his assistant.

KASSON — The year was 2012.

Ryan Hill had just moved to southeastern Minnesota when out of the blue, he received a call from an unknown number.

It was Jamie Heidt.

The then-Kasson-Mantorville co-coach and fellow Iowa native had heard Hill was living close by. Heidt had a proposition for Hill, a former Wartburg College wrestler. It involved coming to the K-M wrestling room once a week to help with the team. Continue reading at postbulletin.com →