Boys Varsity Powerlifting · Wildcats take 5th at Temple Powerlifting Invitational


The Temple boys powerlifting team played host to the Temple Powerlifting Invitational held at Wildcat Gym on Thursday night. Sammy Rodriguez and Phillip Haskins highlighted the day for Temple with 2nd Place finishes in their respective weight classes. Temple finished in 5th place in the team standings.

Phillip Haskins is currently ranked #4 in the regional standing for the SHW class.

Total weight lifting is the combining of three lifts, bench, squat and dead lift.

Angel Torres – 4th Place in 148 lb class (825 lbs.)
Thomas McVade –  3rd Place in 148 lb class (1010 lbs.)
Samari Howard – 4th Place in 165 lb. class (945 lbs.)
Jalen Robinson – 7th Place in 165 lb. class (915 lbs.)
Samari Howard – 13th Place in 165 lb class (820 lbs.)
Tavaris Sullivan – 8th Place in 165 lb class (860 lbs.)
Kani Bowers – 5th Place in 198 lb class (1015 lbs.)
Sammy Rodriguez – 2nd Place in 242 lb class (1270 lbs.)
Noah Castillo – 6th Place in 275 lb class (1205 lbs.)
Phillip Haskins – 2nd Place in SHW class (1535 lbs.)
Dakari White – 7th Place in SHW class (1210 lbs.)
Daniel Lopez – 11th Place in SHW class (1150 lbs.)

Temple will participate the Copperas Cove Invitational on Saturday, February 16th.

Click here to view complete results of the Temple Invitational