Minnesota State Amateur Hall of Fame 17 Sep 11

Former New Ulm wrestler, Ali Bernard, took a bronze medal at the World Championships in Turkey.

The New Ulm native pinned a wrestler from Kazikstan in 1:44 to finish in third place. Bernard finished the tournament 4 and 1

Six men will be inducted into the Minnesota State Amateur Hall of Fame, tonight in St.Cloud.

Searles native Ken Kuck will be one them. Kuck played and managed the Searles team, then he took up umpiring. He has been an active member of the Searles Baseball Association. Joining Kuck into the hall tonight, Hamburg’s Wendall Stuewe and Jordan’s Duane Gaulke.