Sports
1:01 pm
Fri March 29, 2013

DHS Wrestler Recognized for Perseverance

Dylan Wassily, a junior at DHS, is the second-ever recipient of the Drew O'Brien Award.

Dylan Wassily (DHS class of 2014) holds the Drew O'Brien Award.
Dylan Wassily (DHS class of 2014) holds the Drew O'Brien Award.
Credit KDLG

Drew O'Brien was a wrestler from Bethel who overcame a severe spinal condition and became a state champion in 2005. Tragically, O'Brien later took his own life. The award is given to recognize a wrestler who has overcome adversity and shown perseverance and dedication to the sport.

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