Powerlifters advance two
Gatesville will send two athletes to the state powerlifting meet showing well at the regional meet with just four athletes competing in Temple. Advancing are Savannah Ford and Jeriana Jones. Caeleigh Bly, Alayna Washington, Jones and Ford competed at the regional meet.
Bly entered the meet in ninth place in the Region with a best total of 435 pounds. The freshman was able to PR in the Squat which improved her total to 450 pounds (Squat – 185, Bench – 80, DL – 185). She finished in eighth place overall in the 97-pound weight class. Washington entered the meet in sixth place in the Region for her weight class with a best total of 665 pounds.
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