Goliad senior places fourth at state powerlifting meet
March 24, 2014 at 11:03 p.m.
Updated March 23, 2014 at 10:24 p.m.
ABILENE - Goliad's Austin Speed placed fourth in the Division III 275-pound weight class Saturday at the Texas High School Powerlifting Association state meet.
Speed squatted 700 pounds, bench pressed 400 pounds and had a dead lift of 585 pounds for a total lift of 1,685 pounds.
Speed, a senior, broke the school record in the squat, dead lift and composite lift this season and set the Region V squat record of 660 pounds.
Hallettsville's Drew Haas placed 13th in the Division III 148-pound class.