Congratulations to the Frisco ISD student athletes who have qualified for the State Powerlifting Meet. The THSWPA State Meet (girls) will be March 16 in Waco, while the THSPA State Meet (boys) will be March 23 in Abilene.
Three FISD powerlifters earned championships at the Region 6 Division I meet over the last week. Izeya Floyd of Reedy High School won the boys super-heavyweight class, and among the girls, Heritage High School’s Payton Davison (132-pound class) and Emma Dang (181) won regional titles.
Floyd broke the regional record with an 805-pound squat, and he also set a regional record with his 1,855-pound combined total in the squat, dead lift and bench.
The Heritage girls finished second in the regional team standings and the Reedy boys were sixth. Here’s the list of FISD qualifiers for the state powerlifting meets:
-- Boys --
Izeya Floyd, Reedy (region champ at SHW)
Clay Patterson, Reedy
Hudson Halbert, Reedy
-- Girls --
Payton Davison, Heritage (region champ at 132, three-time state qualifier)
Nancy Yousif, Heritage (three-time state qualifier)
Seriah Carrillo, Heritage
Emma Dang, Heritage (region champ at 181, two-time state qualifier)
Ashlyn Raley, Heritage
Zoe Young, Heritage
Peyton Chianese, Memorial