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1983-1984 School Year
Front Row: Marsha Mullikin, Corey Shilson, Mark Vandermind, Bob Schneider, Jim Martin, Mike Savage, Antonio Caglioti, Becky Hannen. Middle Row: John Casperson, Troy Shilson, Jeff Skavnak, Greg Waskosky, Bob Keller, Ron Lyons, Eric Berg, Robert Halloway. Back Row: Coach Dan Drinkwine, Coach Stan Skavnak, Shannon Hamley, Ezel Voeltz, Myran Lyons, Dean Segris, Mike Posz, Fred Westreich, Scott Sayers, Kurt MEtzel, Bobby Zaragoza, Scott Tohannie, George Gomez, Lucas Sherckenbach, Coach John Jurisch

The 1983-1984 South Wrestling team was second in the city conference with a 5-1 record.  Overall, their record was 10-3, including theor one point liss in the first round of Regions.

Their success, according to co-captain Bob Schneider, was due to the excellent coaching of Stan Skavnak, a South High Math teacher.  He turned a losing team into a winning team in two years. 

Ezell Voltez thought the team could have done even better if South was a wrestling school.  :We have great coaching, good talent, just not enough wrestler, “ Voltez said. 

A major reason for South’s one point loss in Regions was that co-captain and State hopeful , Jim Martin, had appendicitis late in the season. 

During the season, Assistant Coach John Jurisch was Mr Skavnak’s right-hand man.