The Boys and Girls of the 2015 VV Powerlifting squad competed the in their first meet of the season at The La Joya Powerlifting Invitational.
The Boys Squad came in 2nd place, thanks to strong performances by Andrew Salazar placing 1st in the 275lb division, Victor Acosta placing 1st in the 148lb division, Gilbert Guajardo Jr. placing 2nd in the 165lb division, and Rey Rodriguez placing 2nd in the 242lb division.
The Girls Squad came in 5th place, thanks to strong performances by Lorissa Medina placing 1st in the 123lb division, Clarissa Molina placing 2nd in the 114lb division, Emily Gomez placing 3rd in the 132lb division, and April Salinas placing 4th in the 114lb division.
Thank you to all the parents and community members who came out to support all of our lifters.
Next week we will be making the trip to Weslaco East High School for our next competition.