MHS Powrlifting @ Levelland (2-8-14)
The Muleshoe Powerlifting team were in Levelland Saturday for a meet. Four lifters brought home medals and the team finished tenth. Four Muleshoe lifters brought home medals from the meet.
“All our lifters improved at this meet,” said Muleshoe Powerlifting coach Kirk Byrd. “We have one meet for the boys and one for the girls remaining for them to qualify for the regional meet. Currently David Rodriguez, Evan Paez and Katelyn Gable have a chance to qualify but anything can happen with just one meet left.”
The remaining girls meet is scheduled for February 15 in Andrews. The boys will have their final meet at Friona February 22.
Evan Paez led the team with a fourth place medal in the 114 pound class. He had a squat lift of 220 pounds and bench pressed 130 pounds. E Paez had a dead lift of 170 pounds for a total weight of 520 pounds.
David Rodriguez brought home a fourth place medal in the 275 pound class. He had a squat lift of 475 pounds and from his back he bench pressed 300 pounds. Rodriguez finished the meet with a dead lift of 480 pounds for a total of 1255 pounds.
Aimee Rosas won a fifth place medal with a total weight of 545 pounds in the 132 pound. She squat lifted 190 pounds and bench pressed 100 pounds. A Rosas had a dead lift of 255 pounds.
Carlos Martinez rounded out the Muleshoe medal winners with the fifth place medal in the 220 pound weight class. He had a squat lift of 425 pounds and bench pressed 215 pounds. Martinez reached a total of 1080 pounds with a dead lift of 440 pounds.
Cristian Paez was just out of the medals in the 148 pound weight class with a total of 895 pounds for sixth place. He had a squat lift of 315 pounds and bench pressed 195 pounds. C Paez had a dead lift of 385 pounds.
Jorge Martinez placed seventh in the 181 pound class. He started with a squat lift of 315 pounds and then bench pressed 190 pounds. Martinez finished with a dead lift of 400 pounds for a total weight of 905 pounds.
Krystin Gonzales finished eighth in the 114 pound class with a total of 465 pounds. She squat lifted 175 pounds and bench pressed 90 pounds. Gonzales finished with a dead lift of 465 pounds.
Jordan Russell placed ninth in the 275 weight class. He squat lifted 380 pounds and bench pressed 215 pounds. He had a dead lift of 450 pounds for a total of 1045 pounds. Nate Rosas finished eleventh in the 165 pound weight class with a total of 830 pounds. He had a squat lift of 310 pounds and bench pressed 170 pounds N Rosas closed his competition with a dead lift of 350 pounds.
Raul Trevino was thirteenth in the 148 pound weight class. He had a squat lift of 275 pounds and bench pressed 160 pounds. Trevino’s dead lift of 305 pounds gave him a total weight of 740 pounds. Dominik Hasley finished seventeenth in the 165 pound weight class. He had squat lift of 250 pounds and bench pressed 110 pounds. Hasley’s 300 pound dead lift gave him a total of 660 pounds.