Tri-County Youth Sports Grant
Tri-County Youth Sports Grant Winners
2018 Tri-County male athlete of year

Jace Punke

Jace Punke (Washington High School): Won class 2A state heavyweight title (285 lbs) despite wrestling at 245 pounds. Finished 45-4, ranked 10th nationally. Helped Panthers win a third consecutive state duals title. In the summer he won the Greco-Roman title and was freestyle runner-up at the U.S. Marine Corps Junior Nationals at 220 pounds. Punke was a starting offensive and defensive lineman for 11-1 state football quarterfinalist.