New Caney High School Girls Powerlifters Place In State

Did you know New Caney High School offers girls powerlifting? Two strong athletes, Mara Mather and Carmela Sanchez represented NCHS at state competition in Corpus Christi this past weekend.

Mara Mathers placed 7th in the state of Texas competing in the 105 lbs. class. Her total lifts were an impressive 530 lbs. Carmela Sanchez placed 3rd in the 5-A State Championships in the 132 lbs. class with a bench press of 145 lbs. and a deadlift of 320 lbs.

Congratulations ladies on a strong performance!

SOURCE: New Caney ISD