Both Lady Cats Finish Top-5 at State Powerlifting Meet in Corpus Christi

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.

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2021 Regional Lady Cats powerlifters

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.

2022 Regional Wildcats powerlifters

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Author: Ross LaBenske

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