Maggie Lee

USA Weightlifting


Name: Margaret (Maggie) Lee

Team: Wesley Weightlifters

Coach: Dennis Snethen

Hometown: Leavenworth, Kan.

Current Residence: St. Joesph, Mo.

Year of birth: 1995

Weight class: 53

Height: 5-4

What year did you being lifting? 2011

How did you get involved? My former coach, Danny Capps, forced me to go to a meet and I fell in love with weightlifting. 

Favorite Competition Lift? Snatch

Favorite Training Lift? Back Squat

Education: Currently at Missouri Western pursuing an Exercise Science degree.

Personal Goals: To make a Jr. Pan Am or Worlds team. 

Favorite Food: Chocolate Peanut Butter Ice Cream

Favorite Book: A Time to Kill

Favorite TV Show: Big Bang Theory

Favorite Song: “Wanted” by Hunter Hayes

Hobbies/Interested outside of Weightlifting: Reading and hanging out with my amazing roommates. 

Most people don’t know that… I'm part of the honors program at Missouri Western