Bravettes Hit PR’s at Valley View Region 5 Qualifier

By: JOHN CANNON

RGV Athletes.com

(VALLEY VIEW) – After having six girls qualify for the regionals already, the Donna High Bravettes Powerlifting Team was looking to increase their totals in preparation for regionals.

And not only did a few of them raise their totals, they also hit PR’s in the process at this past Friday’s Valley View Region 5 Girls Qualifier.

Yliana Beltran, Corina Yanez, Karen Martinez and Victoria Casares were four of those qualifiers that hit new PR’s while seeing their rankings increase in their respective weight class.

Besides the four qualifiers, five other members of the team hit PR’s which helped the Bravettes finish third overall at the qualifier.

Now the six qualifiers will set their sights on the regional meet which will take place at Edcouch-Elsa High School on March 4th.

Here are the results for the Donna High girls at the Valley View qualifier:

105-pound   Yliana Beltran   3rd (610 total)

123-pound   Corina Yanez   1st (820 total)

132-pound   Karen Martinez   2nd (805 total)

148-pound   Yvette Solis   8th (515 total)

165-pound   Arrianna Guerra   4th (685 total)

181-pound   Brittany Garza   3rd (670 total)

198-pound   Kaylee Lopez   1st (765 total)

198-pound   Rachel Canche   5th (590 total)

259-pound   Mariah Padron   3rd (770 total)

259-pound   Roxanne Martinez   5th (715 total)

259+-pound   Victoria Casares   3rd (800 total)