March 28, 2013
Axel Mina lifts the curl bar during the Moffat County High School Ironman competition at MCHS on Thursday night. Students who have been weightlifting all school year showed off their strength and competed in weight classes, seeing who could do the most curls, squats and bench presses in 60 seconds. Overall winners: girls, Taylor Shrode; flyweight (under 125 pounds) Greg James; lightweight (125-149 pounds) Garrett Stewart; middleweight (150-175 pounds) Jesse Demoor; heavyweight (over 175 pounds) Michael Samuelson. Most curls: Taylor Shrode, 35 reps; Greg James, 41; Garrett Stewart, 61; Jesse Demoor, 64; Michael Samuelson, 61. Most squats: Charlie Earle, 34 reps; Will Walker, 31; Kelly Campbell, 50; Jesse Demoor, 40; Michael Samuelson, 50. Most bench presses: Taylor Shrode, 37 reps; Greg James, 27; Garrett Stewart, 20 extra reps in liftoff; Jesse Demoor, 16 extra in liftoff; Axel Mina, 32 extra in liftoff.