The Metro Tech Weightlifting Club Hosts a Regional Weightlifting Competition

Posted by Communications on 11/2/2017

The Metro Tech Weightlifting club hosted a Regional Weightlifting Competition, October 26,    Six Metro Tech girls competed, and two, Yuliana Lopez and Lesly Martinez set state records in Olympic Lifting.   Lopez in 69 kilogram (152 lbs.)  weight class, set the records in Clean Jerk at  63kg (138 lbs)  and Snatch at 45kg (99 lbs.)    Martinez competed in the 63 kg (138 lbs) weight class and set marks in the Clean and Jerk, 63 kg and Snatch of 35 kg (77 lbs.) Their coach is math teacher an national champion weightlifter Dina Medina.