NCHS powerlifters bring home medals, set regional records

The Natchitoches Central Powerlifting Team competed in the LHSAA Regionals Meet Feb. 23-24 in Alexandria. The Chiefs brought home a lot of hardware, including the trophy for Regional Runner-Up for the boys team and two new Regional records. All 11 of the lifters on the girls team qualified to compete at State and 5 from the boys team qualified to compete at State. The LHSAA State Meet will be held March 22-23 in Alexandria at the Rapides Parish Coliseum.

The following Chiefs brought home medals:

Girls

Olafunke Adeleye – 3rd Place, 220#

Sara DeMattie – 2nd Place, 181#

Boys

Rodney Robinson – 1st Place, 165#

John Waskom – 1st Place, 181#

Tucker Henderson – 2nd Place, 198#

Jacoby Timms – 1st Place, 220#

Patrick Dessources – 3rd Place, 275#

Congratulations to all our medal winners and all lifters who qualified for State.