Referee under investigation after New Jersey high school wrestler forced to cut locks before match

AmNews Staff Reports | 12/22/2018, 6:47 p.m.
He went on to win Wednesday's match, but appeared visibly distraught.
Andrew Johnson getting his locks cut Twitter/@MikeFrankelSNJ

A New Jersey high school wrestler had his dreadlocks cut off minutes before his match after a referee told him to lose the hairstyle or forfeit his bout.

An SNJ Today reporter tweeted video of Buena Regional High School wrestler Andrew Johnson getting his hair cut court-side.

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