Powerlifting teams place in area meets


Sabine hosted the Bo Bates Invitational meet Feb. 2 in the middle school gym. Several individuals brought home medals.

Mikel Johnson, Reporter

The Sabine Powerlifters hosted the Bo Bates Invitational Meet Feb. 2 at the middle school gym. In team standings, the girls finished 3rd and boys 4th.

Those who placed individually:


BJ Stidham 1st Place 114 lb wt class; also best overall lifter on light platforms

Kile Stripland 1st Place 123 lb Wt class

Alec Morris 1st Place 148 lb Wt class

Kole Stripland 4th Place 181 lb Wt class


Erika Lowry 1st place in her Wt class

Alli Lewis 2nd in her Wt class

Addi Morris 2nd in her Wt class

Libby Thornburgh 3rd in her Wt class

Emma Gee 4th in her Wt class

In the Mount Pleasant powerlifting meet Jan. 26, juniors B.J Stidham, Alec Morris Erika Lowery all won gold medals. Alli Lewis and Libby Thornburgh both won bronze medals.