Lady Cats powerlifting had themselves a solid day at 5A Division I State Powerlifting Meet held in Corpus Christi.
The three day state meet held Thursday through Saturday, Mar. 17-19 saw both athletes finish in the top-5, with one getting 4th in Corpus Christi.
Haylee Schultz squatted 195, bench pressed 105 pounds and deadlifted 260 pounds for a total of 560.
The sophomore’s efforts were good enough for a 5th place finish.
Two-time state powerlifter (the first in Sulphur Springs history!), Machelle Allen squatted 315, bench pressed 240 pounds and dead lifted 340.
For a total of 895, Allen got 4th place in her designation in Corpus Christi.
Allen improved upon her efforts last year which saw the then-freshman finish 7th at state in 2021.
Friday and Saturday, Wildcats powerlifting has four athletes in Abilene for the state powerlifting meet. The boys 5A Division I State Powerlifting Meet runs Friday and Saturday, Mar. 25 & 26.