Lining up for State
Dublin High School is headed to the State Lineman Challenge at Hardin Simmons University June 22 after placing high in May 25 competition at HSU.
The Dublin Lions team (consisting of Stran Burrow, Juan Gonzalez, Wyatt Watson, Michael Stanley, Victor Juarez and Johnny Jurado) competed in eight events: tire throw, tire flip, obstacle course, power drive, farmer’s walk, sled push, bench press and dumbbell stack relay.
The DHS team placed second in the Tug of War Tournament, losing to Merkel in the finals.
DHS placed sixth out of twelve teams in Division 3.
DHS also held their fifth annual Lineman Challenge on May 18, which had 10 schools and 15 teams competing.
The Dublin Lions placed fifth in the home event.
DHS also competed in Arlington at a Lineman Challenge this past Saturday as another warm-up for State.
—Citizen staff report