Name: Jaymes Mitchell Schrank
Team: Texas Barbell Club
Coach: Ursula Garza Papandrea
Hometown: Round Rock, Texas
Current Residence: Austin, Texas
Year of birth: 1994
Weight class: 105
What year did you being lifting? 2012
How did you get involved? My brother introduced me to the sport while I was playing football in high school. Once my football career ended near the end of 2012, I dedicated all of my training time doing the Olympic lifts.
Favorite Competition Lift? Whichever I’m best at that day
Favorite Training Lift? Close grip Snatch
Education: Freshman in College. Pre-Physical Therapy major.
Most Influential Person(s): My brother and my dad. My coach and all of my family and friends who support me and encourage me to do well in this sport and in life
Personal Goals: Make an Olympic team, graduate with a doctorate in physical therapy and be the best person I can be.
Favorite Food: Chinese food. Anything and everything my mom cooks.
Favorite Books: Way of the Peaceful Warrior and Lone Survivor
Favorite TV Shows: Supernatural and The League
Favorite Music Genre: Everything
Hobbies/Interests outside of Weightlifting: I like to be outdoors. If I have time I'll go hiking, camping, wake boarding or I’ll just spend time at the lake. I love watching movies and hanging out with friends.
Most people don’t know: That I can draw and that I can play the guitar.