Powerlifter Matt Hemphill wins State title

Senior Matt Hemphill won the state powerlifting title in the 181 weight class by nearly 100 lbs over the weekend in Abilene. He lifted 625 in his squat, 385 in bench, 570 in dead lift, totaling 1580 lbs.

The team finished 9th overall. Sophomores Juan Rios placed 6th in the 148 weight class and Ivan Venegas finished 7th in the 123 weight class. All of the lifters set personal records in total pounds lifted.

State Meet Qualifiers

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