Camp Lejeune, NC | February 22, 2017
Senior Jackson Beatty, Team Captain, represented the LHS DevilPUPS at the North Carolina State Wrestling Championships. Jackson wrestled 4 matches, winning 3 matches by pin, and placing 3rd in the state in the 106 pound category. "His wrestling career at Lejeune HS is nothing less than historic," said Jackson's Coach Jim Gardiner. He was a state qualifier in 2015. He placed 4th in 2016. He now placed 3rd in 2017, recording 104 career victories. He is the only wrestler to win 100 matches as a Lejeune HS wrestler. This article was published before the state championship.