Hall of Fame – 2004
Boystown & Millard
A 3x State Champ taking the title in Class B at 132, then taking it a 2nd time at 145, and then a 3rd time in Class A at 132, believed to be the only wreslter in the state to accomplish this fete. This was during the years ’78-’80. He also took the 4th place medal as a freshman. He continues to contribute by coaching youth wrestling (Sherman Changelers) and has assisted at Millard South in ’89 and ’95. Dave was also on the AAU team to Iran in ’77, AustriaSwitzerland in ’78, and Germany in ’79. He was a competitor in freestyle and Greco Roman in the US Olympic trials and again in Greco Roman in ’88.. He considers his biggest thrill getting married in 1983, the birth of is 3 children , and watching them compete in athletics. Dave is introduced by his son, Arthur Clark.