State Meet Final Competition Schedule

Here is the final schedule for the state championships on Saturday.  Please note the time changes: All JV Girls, V Women – No change – 7:00-8:00 am Weigh-in, 9:00 am Lift All JV Boys – Weigh-in moved to 10:30-11:30 am, 12:30 pm Lift All V Men – Weigh-in moved to […]

A Big Last Chance

The annual Last Chance meet was held in Caledonia on Saturday.  This was the final opportunity to qualify for the state meet for those lifters that were on the bubble.  For those already qualified it was a chance to go for some big attempts.  For others, it was their first […]

Order Your State T-Shirt

The 2015 High School State Championship t-shirts can now be pre-ordered to reserve yours, and save $5.00.  The very limited quantity will be available to purchase at the meet for $25, so it is recommended that you order yours ahead of time.  Below is the front of the blue shirts.  The […]

Team Minnesota: National Champions

Team Minnesota, comprised of ten athletes ranging in age from 16-20 years old, competed in the National Junior Championships in Oklahoma City, Oklahoma over the Valentines weekend, and WOW did they bring home something sweet. Team Minnesota took 1st place in both the Men’s and Women’s divisions. There were some […]

Lifting Heats Up At The Blaze Open

     145 lifters from 15 different schools competed at the Blaze Open at Burnsville High School on Saturday, February 7.  Burnsville took first place in the varsity division team competition and Little Falls took second place.  Burnsville also placed 1st in the junior varsity division and Lakeville South finished […]

Team Minnesota Ready For National Juniors

Once again, our weightlifters are joining forces for the USAW National Junior Championships, and will compete together as Team Minnesota in Oklahoma City this weekend.  The 3-day meet will start with the first group on Friday morning, and will wrap up Sunday afternoon.  The tentative schedule and qualifier list can […]

Success at the Raider-Bomber Dual 618

The Northfield Raiders hosted the Cannon Falls Bombers in a dual meet on Saturday, February 7th.  It was an awesome atmosphere with both teams cheering each other on and lots of new PR’s on both sides!  Cannon Falls had 7 lifters Clean and Jerk 100 kg+.  The third meet of […]

New Lifting Schedule for Burnsville

There have been a few slight changes made to the lifting schedule for tomorrow’s meet at Burnsviile.   Session 2 will have a 30 minute later start time.  Session 2:  Weigh in at 10 AM & Lift at 12 Noon.  Session 3 will also have a 30 minute later start time.  Session […]

Solid Lifting At 2nd Round Of Meets

It was a great day of lifting at the Raider Open in Northfield on Saturday.  There were 120 total lifters at the meet, and Burnsville took the team title for the second year.  It was great to see new schools from southern Minnesota competing, like Tri City, Winona, Rochester, and […]

Eleven State Records Set At Opening Meets

The first meets of the 2014-2015 weightlifting season were held on Saturday, December 13th.  By the end of the day, eleven new state records had been broken.  The Southern Minnesota High School Open was held at Cannon Falls High School. There were 110 lifters, with some great performances. One of the highlights […]