Full Name: Kagen Lawrence
Birthday: October 6th, 2002
Wrestling Club: Rock of Redmond Wrestling
School: Elton Gregory Middle School
Hometown: Redmond, Oregon
Weight Class: Schoolboy 70.
Most significant wins/accomplishments: Oregon State Champion; 2X Oregon Classic Champion; 4X Oregon State Placer.
If you look through Kagen's goals you'll see that this kid is going to make it big. He dreams big, and he does nothing short of delivering on his dreams. Coming out of Redmond Oregon, Kagen loves to explore the High Desert of Central Oregon by doing lots of activities like fishing and hunting, but he ultimately loves wrestling and keeps his eyes on the prize. Kagen has been a pleasure to watch throughout his Quest activities, and we are sure he will reach those awesome goals he has and become one of the big guns. Go get 'em Kagen!
Why do you enjoy wrestling?
I love the competitiveness of the sport!
What is the most important thing wrestling has taught you?
That if you are willing to work hard and be dedicated it will pay off!
What's the best advice your coach has given you?
To be extraordinary at something you will have to do a little extra.
How do you handle tough defeats?
Take a walk to think things over.
What’s your proudest achievement as a wrestler?
Winning state this past year.
How old were you when you started wrestling?
4 years old!
What is your favorite post-tournament meal or treat?
I love Mexican food.
Do you have a favorite song that gets you pumped up before a practice or match?
What is your favorite wrestling move?
Who is your Hero/role model?
My dad, Marcus Mariota, and Brock Grutches!
What is your favorite subject in school?
I love my Spanish classes.
What is your favorite movie?
I don't have one actually...
Do you play any sports aside from wrestling?
Both football and baseball.
Do you have any favorite hobbies outside of sports?
Hunting and fishing are both a lot of fun.
What are your goals for this season?
1. Win Oregon State
2. Place at Middle School State
3. Place at Reno Worlds.
What are your goals for your wrestling career?