Stephenville High School’s total number of regional qualifiers in powerlifting grew this week when four members of the boys team learned that they will advance.
Yellow Jackets Ruben Reyes, Logan Davis, Gabe Juarez and Caleb Smith all qualified based on comparisons with other regional weight totals and will compete in the boys regional meet, according to coach Jessie Fanning. That competition will be March 15 in Smithville as they seek to earn state berths.
Last week it was announced that ten SHS girls qualified for their regional powerlifting meet, which will be Saturday, March 7 at Del Valle High School near Austin.
Reyes is in the 181-pound weight class, while Juarez and Smith are both in the 220 division and Davis is a superheavyweight.
The Honeybees qualified for their regional are Dominika Roman, Daisy Leija, Amiah Rodriguez, Lila Richards, Jessica Leija, Esmeralda Alonso, Maddie Durant, Arianna Rosati-Floyd, Aubreyanna Zeigler and Norma Hernandez.