Dustin Barlett is a Atchison native. He was a two time Kansas State Placer having placed fifth and second for Atchison HS at the Class 4A State Championship Tournament.
During that time as a Redman, Dustin also set the school record for career wins and also excelled on the football field and baseball field.
After his time at AHS Dustin signed a football scholarship for Coffeyville Community College where he helped lead the team to an impressive playoff run. After one season at Coffeyville, Dustin transferred to Pittsburg State where he also played football.
Dustin graduated from Pitt State with a degree in Business. He currently resides in Atchison with his fiancée Abbey.