Local Powerlifter Takes First Place in Youth Division at USA Powerlifting City Classic

Alyssa Waters, a 7th grader at St. Mary’s Catholic School, competed on March 12 in the USA Powerlifting City Classic in Baton Rouge. She broke five of her own State Records and set five new State Records. She also took 1st Place in the Youth Division and went 9/9 on her lifts.

“I only compete against myself,” said Alyssa. “I strive to be the best version of myself.”

Squat: 176.25lbs
Bench: 93.50lbs
Deadlift: 237.00lbs