Boys powerlifting medals at State


Jayden Lee, Sports Writer

On March 2nd, the boys competed at the Regional powerlifting meet in Malakoff. In their respective weight classes,  Coltin Paskey placed 9th, Tristan Larson placed 3rd, Latavian Hudson placed 8th, Adrian Berry placed 3rd, Marquis Massenburge placed 4th, Angel Barroso placed 2nd, and Erick Reaper received 1st place.

The State meet was held March 24th where Reaper competed in the 123’s and placed 2nd in that class. In addition, Barroso competed in the 114’s and placed 4th in that division. They came in 6th place overall as a team.

“Both lifters set personal records for overall weight totals”, said Coach Jared Freeman. “I am pleased with the way the boys competed”.

Reaper and Barroso will return next season as seniors to defend their title and even beat their individual records.