The Tigers had five regional cchampions at the regional qualifier at Godby High School on Tuesday, April 6th. These lifters earned an automatic bid to the State Weight Meet later this month.
Competing schools at the meet included Godby, Florida High, Liberty County, Port St.Joe, Madison County, East Gadsden, Wakulla, Taylor County, Altha, Wewa, Maclay and Rickards. All of these schools are in section 2 class 1A.
Our winners were, in the 119 lb class- Hunter Jenks with a 350 total, in the 129 class- Chris Byrne with a 425 total, in the 139 class- Jawon Mosley with a 460 total, in the 154 class- Chaz Fain with a 535 total, and the 238 class- Dowling Lee with a 590 total.
There were 85 total lifters competing at the meet with 10 total weight classes. Other Blountstown lifters that placed in the meet are Paul Mosley -4th in the 129 class and Bonny Andrews- 4th in the 154 class.
Congratulations to all these young men for all their hard work and good luck at the state meet.