Hall of Fame – 2006
Wrestling for Winside High School, Max was a two time State Champ with a record of 129-11.Going to UNL he had the misforune of breaking his finger as a Freshman and had to be red-shirted. Max has continued his interest in wrestling by coaching Little Kids wrestling at Winside for seven years as well as being a volunteer coach for the high school from 1992-1998. Still not jumping out he is presently a volunteer coach with Lutheran High Northeast.Other honors include 2x Academic All State and 1x Academic All State Honorable Mention, Class D record holder for career wins at 93 as well as National Record Holder.Northeast NE top 100 (11th) NDN, All Star 8 man East / West game, Maine Exchange Team, All Star East / West Dual, 4x State placer, and assistant coach for 3 State Champs, and holds 33 tournament titles Wow!! Counting as his beiggest thrill was being in the Parade of Champions three times and being married 12 years with three children, Max is introduced by his high school coach, Paul Sok Hall ’96.