In a close match that came down to the last few weightlifters, the Raider weightlifting team won their second dual meet of the season, by a 48 – 42 score at Pace Feb. 24.
The Raiders led by a 39 – 33 score before the 238-pound division and the unlimited weight divisions began their competition.
Monty Thompson had a 280-pound bench, press, but was in second place going into the clean-and-jerk portion of the competition. His last clean-and-jerk attempt with 260 pounds was successful and he clinched second place giving Navarre a 42 to 38 lead.
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