By John Vercauteren
The Sturgeon Bay Power Lifting Team participated in the first regional meet of the year with 14 lifters competing and 11 placing in the top five of their weight classes. Six Clippers qualifiers for state, including three weight class winners and the male and female best lifters of the meet.
State qualifiers included:
Yadira Ortiz in the 97lb class with a 135lb squat, 70lb bench and 170lb deadlift
Brenna Zuehlke in the 165lb class with a 275lb squat, 160lb bench and a 315lb deadlift
Delaney Shortreed in the 198+ class with a 205lb squat, 110lb bench, and 290lb deadlift.
Luke Brinkman in the 198lb class with a 450lb squat, 260lb bench and a 535lb deadlift
Nathan LeRoy in the 275lb class with a 455lb squat, 260lb bench, and 480lb deadlift.
Andrew Burkart in the 275+ class with a 330 squat, 250 bench and 440lb final deadlift to send him to state.
Luke Brinkman and Brenna Zuehlke won best male and female lifters of the meet.