John Risewick, Norton, Kan., has signed a letter of intent to wrestle at Bethany College for the 2013-2014 academic year.
Risewick comes to Bethany from Norton Community High School where he wrestled for four years. He was a four-time state placer, three-time finalist and a two-time state champion. His senior year record was 40-3 and a career record of 136-25.
In addition to wrestling, Risewick also participated in football for two years and golf for four years.
"We are very excited to have John join our wrestling family this coming year and we look forward to his future success as a Swede", Bethany assistant coach Cody Garcia said. "John comes from a strong wrestling program that, along with his work ethic, has allowed him to have a tremendous amount of success during his high school career. Coach Marrs and I feel that he will not only elevate the level of the room, but is also a great fit for our rising program."
Risewick is the son of Rich and Dawn Risewick. He has a 3.2 grade point average and plans to major in business management.