KEVIN BRYAN WEIGHTLIFTER OF THE YEAR
Bench/clean and jerk total:
Bryan lifted a personal best 285 pounds on his final attempt in the clean and jerk to wind up third overall with a 660-pound total in the 199-pound division of the Class 2A state tournament. He moved up a weight class from 183 pounds last year. Bryan won the Section 8 title and advanced to state for the first time in his three years of competitive weightlifting. He had the highest finish of any
weightlifter at the state competition.