Victoria Teenager Makes Weightlifting Nationals
A Victoria teenager is headed to Nationals in weightlifting. Brandon Bauer placed fifth at Junior Nationals in his weight division last summer. Last weekend at a competition in Austin, the 17 year old Faith Academy senior qualified for Junior Nationals for next year, setting a personal best in the process. Brandon hit 165 pounds in the snatch and 222 pounds, his personal best, in the clean and jerk. Brandon increased both lifts over 10 kilograms in just 4 months. By the way, Brandon weighs just 129 pounds.