Lady Mustangs start off weighlifting season with a win

Angelina Ortiz – Mustangs Ahead

(LAKEWOOD RANCH, FL)- The LRHS girls’ weightlifting team held its first home meet of the season against Southeast High School Tuesday, Nov. 28 in the school’s weightlifting room.

The team started the season successfully with six girls in first place in their respective weight classes with the most combined total points.

One of the team members that won in her weight class is sophomore Hailey Wahlers. This is her first year competing on the LRHS weightlifting team.

“It was very fun and exciting to compete at my first ever high school weightlifting meet. I enjoyed the experience,” said Wahlers.

The girls’ weightlifting team will continue their season at 3 p.m. Thursday at home against Braden River High School.

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