Ysaguirre Places Seventh at THSPA State Meet

By: JOHN CANNON

RGV Athletes.com

(ABILENE) – Marcus Ysaguirre entered the Taylor County Expo Center on Saturday morning knowing that he had his work cut out for him.

After all, Ysaguirre was about to compete against the best of the best across the State of Texas at the Texas High School Powerlifting Association Division 1 State Meet.

Ysaguirre left everything he had out there and when all was said and done, he was able to leave with a seventh place finish in the 132-pound weight class thanks to an 1110 total.

Two of his teammates also made the trek with him as Tyler Salazar and Gus Silva finished in 13th place in their respective weight classes. Salazar completed the meet with a total of 1000 pounds in the 123-pound class while Silva ended up hitting a PR total of 1555 in the 242-pound division.