ARTICLE COURTESY DICKINSON STATE ATHLETICS
Blue Hawk Wrestling Signs Local Talent
Dickinson, ND- The Dickinson State University men’s wrestling team is pleased to announce the signing of Matthew Meschke from Dickinson High School in Dickinson, ND.
Matthew Meschke has been a member of the Dickinson High School varsity wrestling team for the past four years. As a DHS Midget, Meschke is a four-time letter winner in the sport of wrestling, a three-time ND State Qualifier and a two-time State Placer. Matthew has also received several team awards through the Dickinson High School Midget Wrestling Team.
Matthew is an excellent student off the mat as well. Earning numerous academic awards throughout his years at Dickinson High School. Meschke is a member of the National Honor Society. He is a three-time Academic All-State, and was awarded the Theodore Roosevelt Honors Leadership Program Scholar opportunity at DSU.
“I choose DSU to further develop my wrestling skills and go further into my career as a wrestler. I want to be with a program and team that will push me to my limits and help me reach my full potential.” Matthew Meschke
“Matthew is a hard working individual who understands the dedication and discipline of the sport of wrestling. He will help to continue the tradition of hard working student/athletes that are a part of Blue Hawk wrestling. We are excited for Matthew to add depth and make an impact in the lighter middleweights for the Hawks in the future, “stated head coach Justin Schlecht.
Matthew is the son of Scott and Tammy Meschke.