24 Apr 2017

CHS Weightlifters Win Championship!

The Catholic High Bears weightlifting team won the Louisiana State Weightlifting Championship on Saturday, April 15. This was the teamÕs 19th state title in olympic style weightlifting.

Ben Miles had the meetÕs heaviest lifts for the Bears. He snatched 205 lbs. and clean & jerked 324 lbs., for a total of 529 lbs.

Medal winners for the Bears were:
GOLD Ð Caleb Sanders (47kg Class), Luke Romano (56 kg Class), M.J. Coates (69 kg Class), Parker Smith (94 kg Class), Ben Miles (105+ kg Class)
SILVER Ð Grant Gallegos (69 kg Class), Andrew Gauthier (85 kg Class), Chris Cameron (105 kg Class)
BRONZE Ð Hunter Goodson (56 kg Class)