Rapid City Journal Article on Dusty's Injury
|Dusty, second from left- next to the old guy.
Last week, Dusty Swanson, one of our track and cross country runners was seriously injured at the regional wrestling tournament.
Dusty underwent surgery on Sunday (Feb. 17th) to fuse together the vertebrae of his spine. Right now, Dusty has no sensation
below his waist and cannot walk. While we can never be sure of the outcome, things will be difficult for Dusty in the coming
weeks and months. He will be going to Denver to spend time in a unit that specializes in injuries like his. Dusty has a tough
road ahead of him. Keep him in your prayers and thoughts.
Take some time to send Dusty a message in the box below. Dusty is a talented runner and more importantly, he is a great