Clarksville coordinator named State Official of the Year

Iowa Wrestling Coaches and Officials Association named Eric Eckerman, the at-risk/school improvement coordinator at Clarksville, the 2014 State Official of the Year. He was presented the award with his family, before officiating his 9th consecutive final matches at the State Wrestling Tournament Feb. 22.

Most people in Clarksville know Eric Eckerman as the new at-risk/school improvement coordinator.

However, Eckerman is also dedicated to officiating wrestling.  

The 40-year-old has traveled to duals and tournaments around the state and country for the past 16 years. And recently, he was recognized for it as the 2014 State Official of the Year.

Read full story in the Clarksville Star March 13 edition.