West powerlifter wins 198-pound regional title
March 4, 2013 at 9:01 p.m.
Updated March 3, 2013 at 9:04 p.m.
PHARR - Victoria West's Elizabeth Neitch won the 198-pound division at the Texas Women's Powerlifting Association's regional meet Saturday at Valley View High School.
Neitch had a squat of 310 pounds, she benched 175 pounds, and dead lifted 270 pounds for a total lift of 755 pounds.
Neitch qualified for the state meet, which is scheduled for March 15 at the American Bank Center in Corpus Christi.
Makayla McDonald also competed for West in the 123-pound class.