Powerlifters earn hardware

On front row from left are Rodney Robinson, Tucker Henderson, John Waskom, Jamicha Howard, Jacoby Timms and Patrick Dessources. On back row are James Burrell, Devin Hudson, Christian Driver and Naji Helaire

Natchitoches Central Powerlifting boys team traveled to Leesville Saturday, Jan. 26 to compete in the Leesville High School Invitational Powerlifting Meet.  The Chiefs were represented by 10 lifters, who racked up 36 total points.

Of the 10, six medaled in either first or second in their respective weight classes. Bringing home the hardware for the Chiefs were:

Rodney Robinson, first, 165 pound class

Patrick Dessources, first, 242 class

Tucker Henderson, first, 198 class

Jamicha Howard, second,198 class

Jacoby Timms, second, 220 class

John Waskom, second, 181 class

Junior varsity boys and girls will travel to Buckeye High School Feb. 2 to compete.