Edelen competes in tournament Jarrod Edelen, a 1998 graduate of Vermillion High School and a freshman at USD, played in his first ever racquetball tournament this past weekend. He participated in the "Four Wall Brawl" tournament at the Four Seasons in Sioux City, IA.
In the opening match, he was defeated 15-0 and 15-3 by Tyson Whitehill who went on to win the mens D bracket in the tournament. In the next round he defeated Joe Cronin 11-5 and 11-7. In the final match on Sunday he defeated Scott Schlegel 11-6 and 11-3 to win the consolation round of the mens D bracket.
Edelen is currently a member of the USD Coyotes football team and while at VHS he ran track, wrestled, played basketball, baseball, soccer and won honors as a member of the Tanager football team as a running back and kicker.