Camdenton senior wrestler Gabe Blain

Camdenton senior Gabe Blain has punched his ticket to the state wrestling meet. After a few years of coming up just short, Blain broke down that barrier, finishing fourth in the 138-pound class of district tournament at Carthage on February 10 with an 18-6 major decision and 6-0 decision. Now, with a record of 39-13, he will pursue a state medal.