Dawson wins twice at state tournament

By: Staff Report
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Oak Ridge High’s Josh Dawson and Keaton Subjeck also competed in the state wrestling tournament. Dawson, a senior, won two matches before being eliminated from the tournament. He opened the tournament with a 7-1 loss to Raul UC, a junior from Arroyo Grande High. Once in the consolation bracket, Dawson won two straight matches. First he defeated Bellarmine senior Ethan Ruby, 8-4, and then disposed of River Valley senior Adam Blank, 14-7. Dawson’s high school wrestling career then came to an end following a 6-4 loss to Shasta senior Terry Mathews. Subjeck, a freshman, had a tough tournament wrestling against older and more experienced wrestlers. He opened against senior Cody Hancock and lost 8-1. In the consolation bracket, Subjeck lost to another senior Danny Mai, 10-4.