Local powerlifters place at state meets
Published 10:21 am Tuesday, March 22, 2022
DOWAGIAC — A trio of area high school competitors placed at the Michigan High School Powerlifting Association state meets recently.
Dowagiac’s Sierra Carpenter was the state runner-up with a total lift of 735 pounds in her division, while junior Olivia Stanger placed sixth with a total lift of 585 pounds in her division.
Buchanan sophomore Faith Bartley took first place at the MHSPLA JV state meet held recently.
Bartley finished with a total of 760 pounds. She squatted 235-pounds, bench pressed 110-pounds and had a deadlift of 325-pounds.