Centralia Wrestler Signs with Arizona State

5 years 5 months 1 week ago May 12, 2011 May 12, 2011 Thursday, May 12 2011 Thursday, May 12, 2011 7:14:00 PM CDT in Sports

CENTRALIA, MO - Alex Schmersahl signed a letter of intent to wrestle at Arizona State Thursday afternoon. Schmersahl won the class one state championship at 140 pounds this season. At Arizona State he will wrestle for Head Coach Shawn Charles, a former Mizzou Wrestling Assistant.

"I didn't think I was gonna go D-1 starting wrestling in 5th grade and then come high school coaches made me better, my wrestling partner Mike Schmidt he also went D-1 and then going D-1 is just a big accomplishment of mine," said Schmersahl.

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