Powerlifters medal at Regionals


Natchitoches Central Powerlifting Team competed in the LHSAA Regionals Meet at Bolton High School in Alexandria last weekend. The Chiefs brought home a lot of hardware, including the trophy for Regional Runner-Up for the boys’ team and two new Regional records.

All 11 lifters on the girls’ team and five male lifters qualified to compete at State.  The LHSAA State Meet will be March 22-23 in Alexandria at the Rapides Parish Coliseum. Medaling were:


Olafunke Adeleye – 3rd Place, 220#

Sara DeMattie –  2nd Place, 181#


Rodney Robinson – 1st Place, 165#

John Waskom – 1st Place, 181# Tucker Henderson – 2nd Place, 198#

Jacoby Timms – 1st Place, 220#

Patrick Dessources – 3rd Place, 275#