Youth Pan American Championships Squad Announced

July 07, 2017, 8:47 p.m. (ET)

The USA Weightlifting Selection Committee named the following athletes to represent Team USA at the 2017 Youth Pan American Championships in Cali, Colombia. The competition is scheduled for October 21-28, 2017.

WOMEN

Athlete Weight
Category
Club Hometown Personal
Coach
Kaela Stephano 53kg Hype Weightlifting Boca Raton, FL Robert Thomas
Shelby Neal 58kg Red Dog CrossFit Wake Forest, NC Tony Bevilacqua
Kate Wehr 58kg Garage Strength Kutztown, PA Dane Miller
Juliette Chang-Fane 63kg Florida Elite Merritt Island, FL Tyler Peacock
Taylor Babb 63kg Unattached Arlington, TN Ty Babb
Nadeen Pierre 69kg Mash Mafia Weightlifting Andover, MN Jake Derksen
Claire Mackey 69kg Hasslefree Barbell Rocklin, CA Ben Hwa
Athena Schrijver 75kg Myles Ahead Weightlifting Santa Rosa, CA Freddie Myles
Ashamarie Benitez +75kg Team Lara Austin, TX Emilio Lara
Kunini Manumua +75kg Hasslefree Barbell San Francisco, CA Ben Hwa

 

MEN

Athlete Weight
Category
Club Hometown Personal
Coach
Antwan Kilbert 56kg Lift for Life Gym St. Louis, MO Jimmy Duke III
Carlos Millen 62kg Coastal Empire Weightlifting Savannah, GA Kerri Goodrich
William Cohen 69kg Team Savannah Savannah, GA Michael Cohen
Jerome Smith 69kg Lift for Life Gym St. Louis, MO Jimmy Duke III
Stephen Short 77kg Vero Beach Weightlifting Vero Beach, FL Brian Secrest
Nathan Prokop 85kg Myles Ahead Weightlifting Petaluma, CA Freddie Myles
N. Cole Bramble 94kg CHFP Weightlifting Burke, VA Cara Heads Slaughter
Dean Scicchitano 94kg Bootcamp Boris Weightlifting Leawood, KS Boris Urman
Marcos Bribiesca +94kg Panhandle Power Amarillo, TX Martin Brock
Dion Lambert +94kg Eastside Athletics East Palo Alto, CA Aaron Ryan
K. Marc Vanchiasong +94kg Hasslefree Barbell Sacramento, CA Ben Hwa