RB / FS
Dawson was a three-time varsity letterman in football and a two-time letterman in both golf and basketball at Summit High School. He was named 2nd team All-State on offense as a running back. He also earned 1st team all-conference as a running back and honorable mention at defensive back. He set six school running back records, including: career rush yards, career and single season all-purpose yards, career and single season touchdowns, and single season interceptions. He led his team to a win in the 2015 Oregon State Championship by rushing for 176 yards and two touchdowns. While accomplishing all of this, he managed to record 450 touches without a single fumble in his high school career. Inside the classroom, Dawson carries a 4.2 GPA and is a member of the National Honor Society. Off the field, he enjoys hanging out with his friends and family, water sports, and playing golf. Dawson will attend Linfield College in McMinnville this fall and play football for the Wildcats.