San Antonio-area high school grad to appear on American Idol

SAN ANTONIO (KTSA News) — If you are not yet familiar with the name Dawson Wayne, read on.

Reagan High School graduate Dawson Rice is using that name as he advances among the competition on the TV show American Idol.

According to a Facebook post from North East ISD, Dawson was recently given a ‘golden ticket’ by judges Lionel Richie, Katy Perry and Luke Bryan.

KSAT-TV is reporting Dawson’s performance in round 1 will air on ABC Sunday night, April 2.

Dawson was a member of Reagan’s ‘Class of 2020’ and now attends Brigham Young University.

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