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Triton Youth Wrestling Coach Dies in Work Accident

Photo: Support for the Kodada Family YouCaring Page.

February 16, 2017 03:54 PM

(ABC 6 News) -- The Dodge County youth wrestling community has lost a longtime coach.

According to the Triton Community Education facebook page, Clayton Kodada died in a work accident.  

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"Clayton positively influenced so many youth at Triton all the way up to the high school level. He was kind and giving to all. His passion and understanding for youth athletics will be missed but his legacy will carry on through them. Prayers for all."

Triton Superintendent Brett Joyce issued a statement saying, "With deep sympathy, we mourn the loss of our dedicated wrestling coach.  Clayton had a great impact on may of our student athletes anf their families.  He will be greatly missed."

A YouCaring page set up for the family is raising money to help Clayton's wife Andrea and their three children.  To donate, click here.

All youth wrestling activities have been postponed.


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