Boys Varsity Powerlifting · Powerlifting Opens Up The 2020 Season with Gold


The Belton Boys Powerlifting team competed in Midway, Thursday Jan. 9th and finish at the top of six teams. Lifters who finished in the top 5 of their weight class are listed below:

Newcomer- Isaac Jones- lifted in the 114-weight class, he squatted 240 lbs, benched pressed 140 lbs, and deadlifted 230 lbs. He totaled enough weight to place 2nd in the Midway Powerlifting Meet.

Newcomer- Marco Castelli- also lifted in the 114-weight class, he squatted 165 lbs, benched pressed 100 lbs, and deadlifted 180 lbs. He totaled enough weight to place 3rd in the Midway Powerlifting Meet.

Newcomer- Colin Gascon- also lifted in the 114-weight class, he squatted 160 lbs, benched pressed 100 lbs, and deadlifted 180 lbs. He totaled enough weight to place 3rd in the Midway Powerlifting Meet.

Richard Willess– lifted in the 123-weight class, he squatted 290 lbs, benched pressed 200 lbs, and deadlifted 320 lbs. He totaled enough weight to place 1st in the Midway Powerlifting Meet.

Kyle Gascon- lifted in the 132-weight class, he squatted 380 lbs, benched pressed 180 lbs, and deadlifted 340 lbs. He totaled enough weight to place 1st in the Midway Powerlifting Meet.

Gerald Fountain- lifted in the 148-weight class, he squatted 295 lbs, benched pressed 205 lbs, and deadlifted 400 lbs. He placed 2nd in the Midway Powerlifting Meet.

Newcomer- Sean Galvan also lifted in the 148-weight class, he squatted 290 lbs, benched pressed 205 lbs, and deadlifted 305 lbs. He totaled enough weight to place 5th in the Midway Powerlifting Meet.

Scott Gurnett- lifted in the 165-weight class, he squatted 430 lbs, benched pressed 240 lbs, and deadlifted 400 lbs. He placed 1st in the Midway Powerlifting Meet.

Tim Apodaca- lifted in the 181-weight class, he squatted 480 lbs, benched pressed 295 lbs, and deadlifted 445 lbs. He placed 1st in the Midway Powerlifting Meet.

Also, in the 181-weight class, Ryan Saxton, squatted 340 lbs, benched pressed 195 lbs, and deadlifted 325 lbs. He placed 4th in the Midway Powerlifting Meet.

Jonah Myers- lifted in the 220- weight class, he squatted 420 lbs, benched pressed 255 lbs, and deadlifted 425 lbs. He placed 3rd in the Midway Powerlifting Meet.

Also in the 220-weight class, Malik Jackson, squatted 400 lbs, benched pressed 260 lbs, and deadlifted 400 lbs. He placed 4th in the Midway Powerlifting Meet.

Jacob Sinkwich- lifted in the 242- weight class, he squatted 480 lbs, benched pressed 320 lbs, and deadlifted 450 lbs. He placed 2nd in the Midway Powerlifting Meet.

Bryan Luna- lifted in the 275- weight class, he squatted 600 lbs, benched pressed 400 lbs, and deadlifted 470 lbs. He placed 1st in the Midway Powerlifting Meet.

The Tigers will be back under the bar of competition January 18, 2020 at Home (Belton High School 9 center). Lifting will begin at 8am.