The Channelview Lady Falcon Powerlifting Team competed in the Texas High School Women’s Powerlifting Association Regional Meet yesterday, February 23. The seven ladies competing as a team in the different weight classes were Joselin Lara, Jenny Sierra, Gissel Perez, LaDazeja Charles, Madison Hall, Dejah Carr, and Kennedi Henderson. The team finished 5th overall at the Regional meet out of 31 teams.
Joselin Lara placed 6th in the 123 weight class, Jenny Sierra placed 7th in the 165 weight class, Gissel Perez placed 5th in the 181 weight class, Madison Hall finished 7th in the 259 weight class, Dejah Carr finished 7th in the 259+ weight class, Kennedi Henderson placed 2nd in the 259+ weight class, and LaDazeja Charles finished 1st place in the 220 weight class. LaDazeja received the overall squat award and the overall lifter award for the heavier weight class division for her combined total of 1,055 lbs. She broke 2 regional records with her squat of 430 lbs and her deadlift of 425lbs.
Joselin Lara, Gissel Perez, LaDazeja Charles and Kennedi Henderson will be competing at the State Powerlifting competition on March 17 & 18 in Waco, TX.
Congratulations Ladies on having an outstanding season!!!