Torren Lawson Signs to Wrestle with the Blue Hawks

Torren Lawson Signs to Wrestle with the Blue Hawks

DICKINSON, ND- Head Wrestling Coach Justin Schlecht is excited to announce the signing of Torren Lawson from Florence, MT.

Lawson will graduate this spring from Florence- Carlton High School with High Honors and a 3.868 GPA. He is a member of the National Honor Society, has been Academic All- State and Academic All- Conference all four years of high school. Torren will be a member of the Theodore Roosevelt Honors Program at Dickinson State Unviersity.

"I chose to sign with Dickinson State University because it is very affordable with a friendly environment and I feel I can thrive in wrestling and in my academics," said Lawson.

Torren has been named All- State and All- Conference all four years of his high school wrestling career. He holds a career record of 137-32 while finishing second at state as a freshman, sixth as a junior and third as a senior. He also finished first at the divisional tournament as a freshman and senior while finishing second as a sophomore and junior. Lawson also finished first at state in the free-style and greco in 2014. He was also named Team Captain his junior and senior years.

Lawson enjoys fishing, hunting and working on his truck in his spare time. He is the son of Matt and Beka and the brother of Teylah Lawson. Torren is also a Eagle Scout.

"We are very excited to have Torren join our wrestling program. He is an outstanding wrestler and an even better student. He is very determined to succeed on and off the mat and will do whatever it takes to get the job done," said Coach Schlecht.