Athens Review, Athens, Texas

March 5, 2014

REGIONAL POWERLIFTING: AHS lifter Monmouth qualifies for state

From Staff Reports
The Athens Review

Athens — Athens lifter Cesaleigh Monmouth advanced to the Class 3A state meet with a state qualifying total lift in the 220+ pound weight class Saturday at the Region 3 Division II Championship at Crandall High School.

Monmouth finished in fifth place with a total lift of 860 pounds. She lifted a total of 350 pounds in the squat, 185 pounds in the bench press and 325 pounds in the deadlift.

She is the only lifter from Athens to qualify for the Class 3A state meet March 15 in Corpus Christi.

Marisol Ariciaga finished in sixth place in the 105-pound weight class with a total lift of 535 pounds. She lifted 215 pounds in the squat, 105 pounds in the bench press and 215 pounds in the deadlift.

Teammate Nikki Lira was ninth in the 105-pound weight class with a total lift of 450 pounds. She lifted a total of 170 pounds in the squat, 80 pounds in the bench press and 200 pounds in the deadlift.

Bree Thompson finished in eighth place in the 181-pound weight class with a total lift of 635 pounds. She lifted 240 pounds in the squat, 125 pounds in the bench press and 270 pounds in the deadlift.

Ashlynn Stewart finished eighth in the 198-pound weight class with a total lift of 625 pounds. She lifted a total of 235 pounds in the squat, 125 pounds in the bench press and 265 pounds in the deadlift.

Ingrid Castaneda finished in 10th place in the 198-pound weight class with a total lift of 595 pounds. She lifted 245 pounds in the squat, 125 pounds in the bench press and 225 pounds in the deadlift.

Wendi Pacheco also lifted at the regional meet.