Jackrabbits News · Forney Lady Iron Jacks 2019 Powerlifting Regionals Results


On Thursday, February 28th, 2019 the Lady Iron Jacks traveled to Longview Pine Tree to compete in the Region 3 Powerlifting Meet. 7 young ladies: Anna Gafford, Sadie Hewitt, Eva Snelgrove, Jaeden Thrasher, Jordyn Watson, Aillissa West, and Brooke Woods qualified for the meet and represented Forney High very well. Gafford, Snelgrove, Watson, and Woods all set personal records in at least one of their squat, bench, or dead lift attempts. Jordyn Watson placed 5th overall in the Region and received a medal as well. Sadie Hewitt stole the spotlight the entire night as she broke every Regional record in the squat 465 lbs., bench press 210 lbs., and dead lift 390 lbs. along with the overall weight total record of 1065 lbs. Sadie placed first and will be representing Forney High in Waco, TX on March 16th at the State Championships Powerlifting Meet.