Luxemburg-Casco's two-time state champion wrestler Newton Smerchek signed a letter of intent April 18 to attend Central Michigan University in the fall, as his parents, Sandy and Mike Smerchek, look on.
Newton Smerchek, state champion heavyweight wrestler for the last two years with Luxemburg-Casco High School, has signed a letter of intent to attend Central Michigan University starting next fall.
The CMU Chippewas are a collegiate wrestling powerhouse, having won 11 consecutive Mid-American Conference titles before finishing second to first-year conference affiliate Missouri this year. Eight Central Michigan wrestlers advanced to the NCAA national championships this year.
Smerchek recorded 109 pins during his wrestling career with the Spartans, which included state ...