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Johnson City powerlifter J.C. Roy celebrates at the World Powerlifting Congress meet Nov. 10 in West Palm Beach, Florida, after earning the title for his age and weight class during the world championships. Roy set three world records as well as representing the United States in the meet. Courtesy photo

Johnson City man captures world powerlifting title, three records

DANIEL CLIFTON • PICAYUNE EDITOR JOHNSON CITY — When J.C. Roy of Johnson City pulled into West Palm Beach, Florida, on Nov. 9, he wasn’t there to enjoy the beaches and nightlife. He was there to do a “little” heavy lifting. (more…)

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Zachary (left) and Duane Young pose with their national championship trophies from the USA Powerlifting Bench Press Nationals. Courtesy photo

Marble Falls father-son powerlifting duo take titles

JENNIFER FIERRO • PICAYUNE STAFF SAN ANTONIO — The father-and-son duo of Duane and Zachary Young of Marble Falls won national titles in their age and weight divisions at the USA Powerlifting Bench Press Nationals on Aug. 23-24. Song Zachary claimed his second national title. (more…)

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Burnet powerlifter finishes 8th at state meet

FROM STAFF REPORTS CORPUS CHRISTI — Burnet High School junior Brittney Barksdale finished eighth in the Class 3A state powerlifting meet March 15 in Corpus Christi. (more…)

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