St. Mary’s Powerlifters place at National Tournament

St. Mary’s Powerlifters competed at the 2019 National Powerlifting Tournament held in Alexandria on March 27. Jace Miley placed second in the Super Heavyweight Division at the Powerlifing Nationals Junior Varsity tournament , lifting a total of 1001 pounds. Mathew Thibodaux placed third in the Varsity Nationals Tournament tournament 2 days later, lifting a total of 1441 pounds. Both lifters recorded these totals lifting raw, without the use of supportive lifting gear. This was the first time St Mary’s participated in a national tournament in two decades.