Local weightlifters do well at state meet
Caledonia area athletes did very well at the USA Weightlifting State Championships recently held in the Twin Cities.
The contingency of five girls and one boy, coached by Ernie and Eddie Hodges and Maria Fruechte, racked up one first place, three seconds, a third and a fourth.
Madisyn Heaney placed first in the 44 kilo division with a total weight of 65 kilos. Rachel Welsh placed second in the same class with a total of 60 kilos and Adrianna Reinhart placed fourth with a total of 59 kilos.
Lydia Demorett placed second in the 58 kilo class with a total weight of 83 kilos.
Trece Frank placed second in the 69 kilo class with a total weight of 131.
Devan Heaney placed third in the 56 kilo class with a total weight of 91 kilos.