Wortham powerlifters take home medals from Fairfield

By Stephen R. Farris
Mexia News Sports Editor
Both the Wortham Bulldog and Lady Bulldog powerlifting teams were back in the gym this last week, competing in the Darrell Piske Memorial Powerlifting Meet held in Fairfield.
For the boys’ team, Dylan Martin finished strong with second-place in the 198-weight class, lifting a total of 1,185 pounds combined (aquat, bench press, seadlift) one of the two medals earned by the Bulldogs.
Logan Salisbury was the recipient of the other medal after placing second in the 242-weight class. Salisbury squatted 525 pounds, benched 300 and his deadlift total was 460 for a combined total of 1,285 pounds.
Also competing for the Bulldog lifters was Riley Baker in the 123-class, Brandon Coker in the 165-class, Dallas McGee in the 181-class and Clayton Munster in the 220-class.

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