Mac-Hi grad Zerba to enter National Wrestling Hall of Fame


MILTON-FREEWATER - John Zerba, a Mac-Hi graduate and three-time letterman in wrestling turned wrestling coach, is to be inducted into the Oregon chapter of the National Wrestling Hall of Fame on April 7, in recognition of his lifetime service to wrestling.

Those wishing to attend the 18th annual Hall of Fame Banquet, also April 7, in Tigard, Ore., to commemorate Zerba's and the other inductees' achievements, should contact Lance Bullock at 509-386-6554 for tickets. Tickets are $50, and $60 after April 2.

Zerba, a certified public accountant by trade, has coached in the Milton-Freewater area for more than 40 years and helped found the Youth Wrestling Program in 1972.


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