The Bradford Powerlifting Team participated in the State Meet at Kenton Saturday here are the results.

The Bradford Powerlifting Team competed at the State Division 5,6, and 7 state meet this past Saturday atKenton High School.

Bradford took 33 lifters to the meet, 13 girls and 20 boys.

Team Results
Girls: the top 3 girls teams won team trophies.
1st.     South Central        5,430 lbs
2nd.    Piketon.                 4,885 lbs
3rd.      Bluffton.                4,790 lbs
4th.      Madison Plains.     4,680 lbs
5th.      Bradford.                4,245 lbs

Boys: the top 5 Boys teams won team trophies.
1st.       Wellston.                                12,700 lbs
2nd.       Springfield Northeastern.     12,205 lbs.
3rd.       Coal Grove.                            11,880 lbs.
4th.        Madison Plains.                     11,635 lbs
5th.         Piketon.                                 11,350 lbs
6th.         Bradford.                                10,820 lbs
7th.          South Central.                        9,485 lbs
8th.          Bluffton.                                   9,210 lbs.

Individual Awards:
Girls

3rd place.   Erica Gaynor. 145 class.    Squat 225, Bench 100, Deadlift 235, Total 560 lbs
4th place.   Ashlyn Plessinger 115 class. Squat 220,Bench 85, Deadlift 195, Total 500 lbs.
4th place.   Hannah Stine.       125 class. Squat 185, Bench 105, Deadlift 245, Total 535 lbs.
4th place.   Courtney Monnin. 155 class. Squat 215, Bench 100, Deadlift 230, Total 545 lbs.
6th place.  Aliviyah Boggs.       135 class. Squat 200, Bench 95, Deadlift 240,  Total 535 lbs.

Boys
2nd place Hunter Penkal  185 class.  Squat 450 (top squat), Bench260, Deadlift 435, Total 1145 lbs.
3rd place  Ethan Saunders 125 class. Squat 250, Bench 175, Deadlift 285, Total 710 lbs.
8th place. Kyle Kissinger.    135 class. Squat 175, Bench 175 (top bench), Deadlift 255, total 605 lbs.
8th place. Larkin Painter.   175 class. Squat 375, Bench 225, Deadlift 405, Total 1005 lbs.
9th place.  Ethan Reed.      210 class. Squat 390, Bench 220, Deadlift 360, Total 970 lbs.
10th place Dalton Bubeck.  125 class. Squat 190, Bench 135, Deadlift 215, Total 540 lbs.
10th place Corey Cotrell.      225 class. Squat 440, Bench 205, Deadlift 405, Total 1050 lbs.
11th place Keaton Mead.      145 class. Squat 275, Bench 140, Deadlift 300, Total 715 lbs.
12 th place Ben Kitts.           145 class. Squat 245, Bench 135, Deadlift 330, Total 710 lbs.
12th place. Dylan Mitchell.    165 class. Squat 300, Bench 185, Deadlift 335, Total 820 lbs.

Participants:
Hannah Lear, Mercedes Smith, Caroline Gleason, Kat Reineke, Kiersten Kitts, Hailee Baker, Jennifer Wolf.
Nate Fries, Joey Brussell, Jared Shellabarger, Jarrett Richardson Welch, Dane Shelton, Jordan Shellabarger, Brant Helman, Jarrett Boggs, Jacob McQuinn, Taylor Stine.

I would like to thank all our lifters for this season, it was a challenge health wise for myself. I would also thank Desi Layman for sponsoring our team shirts. Don Selanders for pictures and Kyle Shaner and Rob Kiser from the newspapers. And last but not least my wife Cindy, and my coaches, Chris Hawk, Anthony Monnin, Shawn Cotrell, Kyle Parker, and my son Curt Hale.