Athlete of the Week: Dane Koepfer
December 11, 2012
Athlete of the Week
Steamboat Springs — Name: Dane Koepfer
School: Steamboat Springs High School
Why: Dane Koepfer won his first tournament of his career on Saturday in Oak Creek, winning a competitive 145-pound bracket.
Quotable: "He has that sense of urgency. He's been practicing better than he has in the past. It's up to him what he wants to do. Expectations are for him to be a state qualifier, if not a state placer." — Steamboat coach Shane Yeager.