This week’s wrestler profile brings you Spartan 170-pounder Greg Skon who enters this weekend’s regional tournament in West Salem with a 23-18 record.
Name: Greg Skon
Sports involved in: Cross Country, Wrestling, Tennis, Swim team
Favorite subject: A.P. U.S. History
I got my start in sports: Through the Sparta recreation department in kindergarten.
I wish I could wrestle (team or individual): for the national team
My most memorable moment in sports: When I broke my soccer coach’s nose.
I like about high school sports: the competition
I enjoy wrestling because: I enjoy the workouts.
My role model is: my coaches
My family also includes: My mom Sandy Tritz, my dad Gary Skon and my three sisters Chantal, Jenea and Savannah.
Favorite athlete: Anthony Robles
Favorite team: Green Bay Packers
Favorite opponent: Tomah
Favorite movie: Rocky
Favorite food: Bacon
Favorite restaurant: Subway
Favorite sport on TV: Football
Favorite place to visit: Canada
I want to visit: Europe
Top five songs on my iPod: “Catdaddy,” “Girls, girls, girls,” “Donald Trump,” “Wild Side” and “Barbie Girl.”
Favorite website: Google
Radio pre-set: Z93
I drive: Chevy Equinox
Dream car: 2012 Chevy Camaro
I can’t live without: Sports
I wish we could compete against: Wisconsin Rapids
I wish I could meet: Matthew McConnaughey
Dream date: Walking underneath the Eifel Tower at midnight and getting the perfect kiss.