Yearly Archives: 2016

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Minnesota Football Showcase

Congrats to weightlifters Eric Rousemiller of Lakeville South and Mason Hofstedt of Cannon Falls on being selected to play in the Minnesota Football Showcase game held on Saturday at US Bank Stadium.  The all-star game featured the top football players in the state, and both Eric and Mason represented the […]

State Championships Set for March 12

After Saturday’s Last Chance Qualifier in Caledonia, the field for the High School State Championships is set.  In order to qualify for the state meet, athletes must be ranked in the top three for their weight class or have lifted the qualifying total required for their weight class.  On the […]

National Champs Again!

Weightlifters from throughout the state joined forces this weekend to compete together as Team Minnesota at the USA Weightlifting National Junior Championships in Philadelphia.  The defending team champs once again brought home the team tiles for both the men’s and the women’s divisions!  Leading the way for the men was […]

Great Lifting At Lakeville

The Lakeville High School Open was hosted this past Saturday by the Lakeville South Weightlifting Club. The meet was held at Kenwood Trail Middle School as an “overflow” meet next to the Blaze Open, held on the same day. There were teams from Cannon Falls, Red Wing, Winona and Prior […]

Raider Open Continues To Grow

The annual Raider High School Open was held on Saturday in Northfield.  This was an great meet, and one of their largest ever.  With 137 athletes competing, they ran three platforms for the first time.  It took lots of volunteers to help, and the action was awesome!  Burnsville had 16 […]