The Phillips Powerlifting team had their first regional competition of the season in River Falls Wisconsin on Dec. 14. The meet had record attendance with 354 lifters, five platforms, and four flights. This year’s Phillips Powerlifting team has 13 lifters, three varsity and 10 junior varsity; a very young and very enthusiastic team, according to their coach.
The first of the Phillips varsity lifters in the 132 weight class, Ana Angelo qualified for state, and placed fifth. Adom Archdale in the 242 weight class placed third, and Andrew DeLasky in the 198’s placed 15th.