Vega’s Jacquelyn Olivas brings home State Championship

Olivas lifted 940 pounds in Class 2A

VIDEO: Vega's Jacquelyn Olivas wins powerlifting state championship

AMARILLO, Texas (KFDA) - Congratulations are in order for the new Powerlifting State Champion from Vega. Jacquelyn Olivas finished first in the Class 2A 198 Weight Class. Her 335 pound deadlift was what sealed the state title.

The senior also set the bench press record at 235 pounds and performed a 370 pound squat, for an overall total of 940 pounds. Vega and the entire Panhandle are very proud of Olivas.

"We had a great day at State! Jacquelyn Olivas placed 1st in the 198 weight class! She also set the bench press record...

Posted by Vega Independent School District on Thursday, March 18, 2021

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