The Van Alsytne and Howe powerlifters competed in the 2014 Howe Powerlifting Meet on Feb. 15, the final tune-up before the regional meets.
Van Alstyne’s Bailee Glenn finished first in the 181-pound class with a total lift of 585 pounds, her season’s best.
Mariisa Carson lifted 585 pounds to finish second in the 132-pound class and Lindsey Stegall topped 500 pounds for the first time this season with a 510 total, good enough for fourth place in the 123-pound class.
Van Alstyne finished sixth in the 16-team field.
Glenn and Carson have both qualified for the Region 6 meet which is set for Saturday at Leonard High School.
There were 146 lifters on the boys side in Howe, representing 22 schools. The boys’ regional meet will be held on March 8 at Ponder High School.
Howe’s Joaquin Lopez finished second to Whitesboro’s Ty Slaughter in the 165-pound class with a total of 1,275 in his three lifts, tying a season best total set at the Whitesboro Meet.
Dawson McDonald of Howe got a fourth place finish in the 148-pound class with a total lift of 805 pounds.
Van Alstyne’s Adam White also finished fourth in the 198-pound class with his season’s best total of 1,105 pounds.
Ryan Folk of Van Alstyne had a season’s best total of 1,125 pounds, good for a sixth place finish in the 242-pound class.
Girls’ Results, 79 Lifters, 16 teams
123-Pounds 4th Lindsey Stegall Van Alstyne 510 pounds
123 6th Jaime Patterson Howe 490
123 9th London Loftice Howe 440
132 2nd Mariisa Carson Van Alstyne 585
148 10th Madee Mullens Howe 415
165 5th Bailey Allen Van Alstyne 545
181 1St Bailee Glenn Van Alstyne 585
Boys’ Results, 146 lifters, 22 teams.
123-pounds 9th Brennan Ross Howe 570
148 4th Dawson McDonald Howe 805
148 5th John Stanley Van Alstyne 775
165 2nd Joaquin Lopez Howe 1275
181 9th Trent Alexander Van Alstyne 910
181 13th Landon McLain Van Alstyne 815
181 14th Tanner Hartsfield Howe 810
181 15th Ethan Burts Van Alstyne 745
198 4th Adam White Van Alstyne 1105
220 8th Joel Menjivar Howe 840
242 5th Sheldon Parkman Howe 1140
242 6th Ryan Folk Van Alstyne 1125