FAIRBURY, NE — A wrestler from Fairbury has announced his plans for the next level.

Fairbury’s Kazz Hyson will continue his wrestling career at Morningside University in Sioux City, Iowa. Hyson is a two-time state qualifier. He signed his letter of intent in front of a several of his teammates and friends.

Hyson says he picked Morningside because of their head coach Jake Stevenson.


The heavyweight wrestler leaves Fairbury as one of just 15 in the program’s history with 100 career wins. He finished with 120 victories to his name.

He ended his high school career with his strongest ever finish - a fourth place medal at the Class C state wrestling championships.

For those in southeast Nebraska, you can hear more from Kazz on the April 27th edition of the Sideline Show on Ol’ Red 99.5 and KWBE.