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All four of Sweetwater High Schoolâ€™s athletes placed at the girls state powerlifting meet that was held on Saturday in Corpus Christi.
Loni Mendez had SHSâ€™ top finish, placing seventh in the 181-pound weight class. She lifted 795 pounds with a 315-pound squat, 165-pound bench press and 315-pound dead lift.
Joslyn Rosas was 11th in the 220-pound class. She lifted 775 pounds with a 300-pound squat, 140-pound bench press and 335-pound dead lift. Cari Aguilar placed 13th in the 132-pound class as she lifted 645 pounds with a 250-pound squat, 120-pound bench press and 275-pound dead lift; and Lexie Perez was 15th in the 181-pound class with a lift of 670 pounds including a 220-pound squat, 135-pound bench press and 315-pound dead lift.