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Second Annual Southern Garrett Weight Lifting Championship

Last Updated on Jun 1, 2017 at 1:51pm | Southern Garrett High School

The 2nd annual Southern Garrett Weight Lifting Championship took place Tuesday, May 16th in the Southern High gymnasium.  The event is sponsored by Wildwood Athletic Club and Southern High Physical Education Department. The top lifters competed in a four team event to garner the highest team score by performing bench and squat lifts in front of the student body.The Navy team finished 1st with a team score of 4.40. The white team finished 2nd with a team score of 4.36 The black team finished 3rd with a team score of 4.35. The red team finished 4th with a team score of 4.22.

 

"To date $1,800.00 has been raised with more donations still coming in," physical education teacher Steve Skipper said.  "The money raised from the event will be used to help purchase new benches for the high school's weight room."

               

Weight Lifting Navy TeamNavy Team

Front Row Left to Right- Kaylee Green and Danny Hebb

Back Row Left to Right- Austin Tusing, Hayden McLaughlin, Jordan Rohrbaugh, and Devin Landers

  

Weight Lifting White TeamWhite Team

Front Row Left to Right- Nate Tasker, Brooklynn Flanigan, and Jason Large

Back Row Left to Right- Kris Tusing, Joe McClosky, and Ron Schrock

Weight Lifting Black TeamBlack Team

 

Front Row Left to Right- Megan Koziarski, Zach Rohrbaugh, and Tim Imhoff

Back Row Left to Right- Joe Custer, Aaron Kennedy, and Brandon Mersing

 

Weight Lifting Red TeamRed Team 

Front Row Left to Right- Brianna Dixon, Brad Davis, and Joe Embleton

Back Row Left to Right- Alec Horner, Cole Sweitzer, and Jace Guy

 

Cole Sweitzer performing a 455lb 3 rep squatCole Sweitzer performing a 455lb 3 rep squat

 

Jace Guy performing a 250lb 3 rep squatJace Guy performing a 250lb 3 rep squat

 

Megan Koziarski performing a 155lb 3 rep squatMegan Koziarski performing a 155lb 3 rep squat

Kris Tusing performing a 245lb 3 rep benchKris Tusing performing a 245lb 3 rep bench

Southern Garrett HIgh School alum and current power lifter Tristan NazelrodSouthern Garrett HIgh School alum and current power lifter Tristan Nazelrod energizes the crowd as he performs one of eight pause reps of 500 pounds.