106 Keisha Benet
119 Caleb Weeks
126 Justin Wing
132 Isaac Webber
138 Gage Stone
145 Isaiah Heseltine
152 Justin Curtis
160 Tyler Beem
170 Autumn Irwin
182 Gus Irwin
195 Dongioon Kim
285 Eric Benet/Anthony Wood
2017-2018 Write Ups
Dexter @ Nokomis for the All State Championship
The Tigers were at the very competitive All State Championship, which consists of all the wrestlers that placed in both the class A and class B state championship meets. This tournament is also the New England qualifier, where the top 3 finishers get to compete at the New England Championships next week in Providence, Rhode Island. The Tigers had 4 wrestlers compete; sophomores Gage Stone and Justin Wing, junior Caleb Weeks, and senior Tyler Beem. Gage Stone lost both of his two matches. Caleb Weeks and Justin Wing were both one match away from placing. Tyler Beem was the Tigers only top 4 finisher, as he took 4th for the third year in a row, he was one win away from going to New Englands.
Dexter @ Wells for the State Championship 2/17/18
The Tigers were at Wells for the Maine State Class B State Championships. They only had 6 wrestlers with Donjoon Kim, Isaiah Hesseltine, Gage Stone, Caleb Weeks, and defending state champions Justin Wing and Tyler Beem. The Tigers came in 4th place overall as a team with 4 wrestlers finishing on the podium. Donjoon Kim was one match away from placing and Isaiah Hesseltine did not finish the tournament due to a neck/head injury. The Tigers had 1 in the consolation-finals with Justin Wing taking 4th. The Tigers also had 3 wrestlers in the finals in Gage Stone, Caleb Weeks, and Tyler Beem. Caleb Weeks won his first state championship with a finals win over Bucksport’s Foster Ashmore with a score of 16-14. Gage Stone took second losing to first time state champion RJ Nelson of Foxcroft Academy 6-4. Tyler Beem was the Tigers final wrestler of the day, and he grabbed his second state title in as many years with a 6-4 win over Foxcroft Academy’s Dustin Simmons.
Dexter @ Mt. View for the Regional Championship 2/10/18
The Tigers were at Mt. View today for the Regional Championship, this starts win or go home season. The Tigers had 6 wrestlers that placed and are now moving on to the Maine Class B State Championship that will be held at Wells High School on the 17th of February. The wrestlers that made it to states were Gage Stone, and Justin Wing who both took 4th, Donjoon Kim took 3rd. The Tigers had 3 in the finals with Caleb Weeks and Tyler Beem coming in 1st and Isaiah Hesseltine taking 2nd. The Tigers as a team took second place, only falling behind the Ponies of Foxcroft Academy by 82.5 points.
Dexter @ Howland for the Penobscot Valley Championship 2/3/18
The Tigers took fourth overall as a team this weekend. The Tigers had 8 wrestlers on the podium, including 5 wrestlers in the finals. Caleb Weeks, and Tyler Beem won their finals matches, Gage Stone, Isaiah Hesseltine, and Augustus Irwin all took second place. Eric Bennett, and Justin Wing both finished the day out in third place.
Dexter @ PCHS 1/24/18
The Tigers were at Guilford tonight, where they went 3 and 1 on the night. Losing another close, tough dual match against Foxcroft Academy. The Tigers were lead by Justin Wing, Agustus Irwin, and Caleb Weeks all going undefeated on the night. The Tigers rallied to 3 large wins over Bucksport(48-27), P.C.H.S(54-6), and PVHS(59-11). They then lost a close match to Foxcroft Academy(42-33). The Ponies got the win from a late minute coaching move, when Foxcroft Academy's head coach Luis Ayala bumped senior Brandon Weston up to wrestle Dexter’s Isaac Webber. The win from Weston sealed the win for the Ponies and their undefeated season. The Tigers finished the dual season with a record of 16-3.
Dexter @ Ellsworth 1/20/18
At Ellsworth the Tigers had a really good day of wrestling. There was no team score or individual placing, but the Tigers did really well overall. They were lead by senior Tyler Beem, and sophomore's Augustus Irwin, Gage Stone, and Eric Bennett, all going undefeated on the day.
Dexter Vs. Bucksport/MA/Calais (Senior night) 1/10/18
Tonight was senior night for the Tigers, and they finished the year off at home with a strong performance, going 3 and 0 on the night. They beat Calais 57 to 18, Bucksport 54 to 18, and Mattanawcook Academy 46 to 24. Seniors Tyler Beem and Dongjun Kim finished their last night at home with 3 wins a piece. Augustus Irwin, Gage Stone, Justin Wing, Caleb Weeks, Anthony Woods, Autumn Irwin, and Isaiah Hesseltine all went undefeated as well.
The Tigers were at Foxcroft today where they went 2-1 on the night. They met a really tough Foxcroft Academy team, giving the Tigers their second loss on the year. The Tigers lost 48 to 30, they forfeited the 106, 113, and 120 pound weight classes which cost them 18 points and the match. The Tigers got wins from Caleb Weeks, Justin Wing, Gage Stone, Isaiah Hesseltine, Tyler Beem, and Donjoon Kim. The Tigers then went on to beat Bucksport 51 to 21, and PCHS 63 to 9.
Dexter Vs. Bucksport/PVHS 12/20/17
The Tigers were home tonight wrestling just two teams. The first team they wrestled were the Golden Bucks of Bucksport, beating them 48-30. Dexter’s Justin Wing, Isaiah Heseltine, Dongjoon Kim, and Parker Richardson pinned their opponents. The Tigers then wrestled the Howlers of P.V.H.S. beating them 59-12. The Tigers only had one win coming from Junior Caleb Weeks tech-falling Sophomore Cody Fanning. The Tigers got 9 forfeits in their win over the Howlers, with 9 forfeits before the dual even started the Howlers had no chance in winning.
At Lincoln, the Tigers had another good day of wrestling as they went 2-1. The Tigers first wrestled Caribou, receiving pins from Parker Richardson, Eric Bennett, Augustus Irwin, Justin Curtis, Gage Stone, and Isaac Webber, to set the tempo for a 48 to 30 win. The Tigers then had a harder time beating the Lynx of Mattanawcook but finished with a score of 39 to 33. They did it by a big pin from Sophomore Gage Stone, and a huge win from Junior Caleb Weeks beating Travis Musnero 16 to 15. The Tigers then tasted their first defeat of the year losing to a tough Golden Bucks team from Bucksport 47 to 36. The Tigers only lost by 11 even though they were down 2 key wrestlers Tyler Beem and Justin Wing.
Dexter at Mt. View 12/9/2017
At the Mt. View Duals the Tigers rolled to a 4-0 start to their year. They started their day wrestling Winslow. The first match between the two teams was Caleb Weeks from Dexter pinning Hunter Deveaux from Winslow. Next, was Devin Vigue from Winslow beating Dexter’s Gage Stone 9 to 7. Then Dexter's Augustus Irwin pinned Winslow's Ely Yang in the first period. Finally, Winslow’s Alex Demers pinned Dexter’s Eric Bennett. The Tigers beat the Raiders 60 to 15. Dexter then wrestled the Huskies of MCI, the Tigers rolled on to a 48 to 23 victory with wins from Sophomores Augustus Irwin and Gage Stone, Junior Isaiah Heseltine, and Senior Dong Joon Kim. Dexter then moved on to a win over the Mustangs of Mt. View beating them by a score of 50 to 29. Junior Caleb Weeks had a quick match pinning his opponent in the first period, Isaiah Hesseltine tech falled “beat the opponent by 15 points” his opponent in the third period, Gage Stone had a big win over Zach Ward beating him 9 to 4. The Tigers finished out the day by beating the Madison Bulldogs 54 to 30. Eric Bennett, Augustus Irwin, and Isaiah Hesseltine all made quick work of their matches pinning their opponents in the first periods.
2016 Write Ups
December 10, 2016 (Richie Bateman)
Justin Wing 2nd
Caleb Weeks 2nd
Gage Stone 1st
Tyler Beem 1st
Isaiah Hesseltine 2nd
Jacob Hesseltine 2nd
Tanner Hall 2nd
December 14, 2016 (Richie Bateman)
Dexter 54 - Caribou 6
Dexter 34 - Lincoln 24
December 17, 2016 (Richie Bateman)
December 21, 2016 (Richie Bateman)
Dexter 48 - PVHS 12
Dexter 54 - Woodland 12
Dexter 22 - Bucksport 48
December 29, 2016 (Richie Bateman)
January 5, 2017 (Richie Bateman)
Dexter 29 - Foxcroft 39
Dexter 39 - Ellsworth 24
January 7, 2017 (Richie Bateman)
Justin Wing 3rd
Gage Stone 4th
Tyler Beem 2nd
January 11, 2016 (Richie Bateman)
Dexter 28 - Foxcroft 39
Washington Academy Cancelled
January 14, 2016 (Richie Bateman)
Justin Wing 1st
Caleb Weeks 2nd
Gage Stone 2nd
Tyler Beem 1st
Isaiah Hesseltine 2nd
Jacob Hesseltine 1st
Augustus Irwin 1st
Tanner Hall 1st