Tigers, Lady Tigers compete at Texas High FCA Liftoff
Linden-Kildare’s powerlifting program competed in the FCA Liftoff Meet at Texas High School Jan. 20.
The Tigers finished sixth overall behind strong performances by Marshall, Redwater, Liberty-Eylau, Mt. Pleasant Chapel Hill and Maud.
Karson Bynum placed first in the 123-pound weight class with a total of 560 pounds, Deuce Schuler, Eric Fowler and Hunter Camerillo placed third, sixth and eight respectively with total lifts of 755 pounds, 680 pounds and 585 pounds.
Nic Kunze and Hunter Minor finished 4-5 in the 198-pound weight class with totals of 825 and 820 pounds respectively and Landon Lyles placed eighth in the 242-pound class with a total of 790 pounds.
The Lady Tigers placed fourth overall behind strong outputs by Union Grove, Maud and New Boston.
L-K did top strong teams from Redwater, Jefferson, L-E, Chapel Hill and Mt. Enterprise.
Treasure Hines finished fourth in her weight class with a total of 590 pounds, Jordann Schuler placed second in her class with a total of 605 pounds lifted, Kaitlyn Salazaar placed second in her class with a total of 695 pounds and Lauren Lopez placed fifth in her class with a total lift of 495 pounds.
Jan. 27 the Tigers’ powerlifting program competed in the Emory Rains Invitational.
The meet was stacked with teams from Greenville, Sulphur Springs, Tyler, Mt. Pleasant, North Lamar, Kemp, Mabank, New Diana, Kaufman, Fairfield, Atlanta, Brownsboro, Mineloa, Commerce and Howe.
Karson Bynum placed seventh in the 123-pound class with a total lift of 700 pounds, Patrick Dreeson placed sixth in the 132-pound class with a total of 810 pounds lifted, Deuce Schuler, Dunlap and Eric Fowler placed 17-18-19 in the 148-pound class with lifts of 780, 770 and 750 respectively.
Hunter Camarillo placed 23rd in the 148-pound class with a total of 640 pounds, Nic Kunze placed 13th in the 198-pound class with a total of 925 pounds total, Liles placed 11th in the 220-pound class with 845 pounds lifted and Wilson placed 13th in the 242-pound class with a total lift of 880 pounds.