Multiple Teams · MVHS girls weightlifting team wins state in Olympic division


For the first time in school history, Mountain View High School hosted a state weight lifting competition meet. The girls dominated by winning gold in the Olympic lifting division and earning a 2nd place finish in the powerlifting competition. The boys earned a 2nd place finish in the Olympic lifting division and a 3rd place team finish in the powerlifting competition division.  All schools in the state were invited. The schools that participated in the competition included: Mountain View, Gunnison Valley, North Sevier, Pleasant Grove, Uintah, Spanish Fork, & Cedar Valley. The meet divided athletes into a variety of weight classes and the bruins had top performances in many groups.

Top performances included:
Mia Madsen both Power and Olympic State Champion and Most Outstanding Female Olympic Lifter
Theresa Taufa both Power and Olympic State Champion
Eliza Herring 2nd place Olympic Lifting
Zariah Power 2nd place Olympic Lifting
Jenna Felix Olympic State Champion
Serenity Randall 2nd place Power Lifting
Uinia Tuiaki 2nd place Olympic lifting and 2nd place powerlifting
Jett Anderson Olympic State Champion and Most Outstanding Male Olympic Lifter
Tyler Blevins 2nd place Olympic lifting
Cody Burr 3rd place Olympic lifting & 2nd place powerlifting
Chris Esparza Both Power and Olympic State Champion
Gable Stoddard 2nd place Olympic Lifting
Collin Sherman 2nd place Olympic Lifting
Alan Aragon 2nd place Powerlifting
Helaman Gonzalez 2nd place Powerlifting
Indian Skinner 3rd place Powerlifting
Jackson Spieth 2nd place Powerlifting
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