By: JOHN CANNON
(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)