Boys finish 9th in regional weightlifting

Lucas Viera – Mustangs Ahead

(LAKEWOOD RANCH, FL)- The boys weightlifting team finished ninth overall out of 21 teams at the region 3 weightlifting championship Saturday, April 16 in Haines City.

Senior Jayden Munoz and senior Neale Ngov placed in the top five of their respective categories which qualified them for the upcoming state championships.

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Munoz took second place in the 129-pound weight class and Ngov placed fourth in the 199-pound weight class.

Ngov said, “It was a journey and a half to get here and I’m proud of how far my team has come this season.”