USA Weightlifting Features 2017 Senior Pan Amer...

2017 Senior Pan American Championships Squads Announced

May 17, 2017, 6:56 p.m. (ET)

USA Weightlifting Wednesday named its squads for the 2017 Pan American Weightlifting Championships. USA Weightlifting will play host to the 2017 Pan Ams July 20-27 at the Miccosukee Resort in Miami, Florida.

"Team USA is phenomenally strong," USA Weightlifting Associate Executive Director of Sport Lance Williams said. "Each of our women will be in the running for a medal and our men's team is projected to finish on the podium, too."

Eight men and eight women will be lifting for Team USA at the Pan Ams. The final team will be named closer to the competition.

Men’s Squad:

Brian Reisnauer - 56kg
Derrick Johnson - 62kg
Jordan Wissinger 69kg
Angelo Bianco - 77kg
Harrison Maurus - 77kg
James Tatum - 85kg
Colin Burns - 94kg
Nathan Damron - 94kg
Wesley Kitts - 105kg
D’Angelo Osorio - 105kg
Ethan Harak - +105kg
Caine Wilkes - +105kg

Women's Squad

Alyssa Ritchey - 48kg
Kathleen Winters - 48kg
Cortney Batchelor - 53kg
Caitlin Hogan - 53kg
Jessica Lucero - 58kg
Mary Peck - 63kg
Mattie Rogers - 69kg
Amy Hay - 75kg
Taylar Stallings - 75kg
Ali Ludwig - 90kg
Marissa Klingseis - +90kg
Sarah Robles - +90kg