IMPERIAL — Official best lifter award (best performances in categories where there were five or more lifters) results are in from the “May the Fourth be with You” power-lifting competition conducted by the United States Power Lifting Association at Gym 4:13 in Imperial May 4. The competition had four categories: Open, Open Submaster, Junior, and Master which encompassed ages 13 years to 52. There were three phases for each of the powerlifting categories of squat, bench press, and deadlift.

Best Lifter Awards went to:

Open Raw Male

Weight Class 90kg/198 lbs

Kaleb Moore (CA) Age 29

Squat: 252.5kg/556.7 lbs

Bench: 190kg/418.9 lbs

Deadlift: 280kg/617.3 lbs

Total: 722.5kg/1592.8 lbs

Open Raw Female

Weight Class 67.5kg/148 lbs

Jahaira Lopez (CA) Age 24

Squat: 127.5kg/281.1 lbs

Bench: 65kg/143.3 lbs

Deadlift: 140kg/308.6 lbs

Total: 332.5kg/733 lbs

Jr Raw Male

Weight Class 82.5kg/181 lbs

Michael Guerrero (CA) Age 22

Squat: 187.5kg/413.4 lbs

Bench: 115kg/253.5 lbs

Deadlift: 247.5kg/545.6 lbs

Total: 550kg/1212.5 lbs

*Information provided by Leonetta Richardson, M.Ed

USPA Executive Administrator

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