Thompson named 2019 LCC Cardinal Citation honoree

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A former Labette Community College wrestling coach is named the recipient of the school’s highest honor.

This year’s LCC Cardinal Citation recipient is Jody Thompson. Thompson became the school’s first wrestling coach in 1975, and remained in that position until he retired in 2003. During that time, he coached two national champions and 41 All-Americans. Thompson will be honored at the Cardinal Citation reception prior to commencement on Friday, May 10.

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