Junior Worlds, Youth Pan Am Squads Announced

Feb. 23, 2018, 5:32 p.m. (ET)

USA Weightlifting named its squads for the 2018 Junior World Championships and 2018 Youth Pan American Championships on Friday.

"We can't wait to see these athletes show off their best as Team USA later this year," USA Weightlifting Associate Executive Director of Sport Lance Williams said.

The 2018 International Weightlifting Federation Junior World Championships will be held July 7-14 in Tashkent, Uzbekistan. The final athletes who will lift for Team USA will be determined prior to competition.

Junior Worlds Women

Athlete

Wt Cls

Total

City

Club

Hayley Reichardt

48K

169K

Leesport, PA

Garage Strength

Megan Seegert

48K

170K

Durham, CA

Team Divergent

Jourdan Delacruz

53K

188K

Flowery Branch, GA

Power and Grace Performance

Erin Amos

63K

200K

Colorado Springs, CO

Unattached

Meredtih Alwine

69K

214K

Virginia Beach, VA

HI Performance Athletics

Kate Vibert

69K

213K

Oakland Township, MI

Team Hercules

Juliana Riotto

90K

209K

Fairfield, NJ

Garage Strength

Shay Carlock

90K

208K

Rathdrum, ID

Heart and Barbell Club

Ashamarie Benitez

90K+

232K

Austin, TX

Team Lara

Kuinini Manumua

90K+

229K

San Francisco, CA

Team Divergent

 

Junior Worlds Men

Name

Wt Class

Total

City

Club

Carlos Millen

62K

234K

Savannah, GA

Coastal Empire Weightlifting

Alexander Reyes

62K

236K

Las Vegas, NV

Las Vegas Barbell

CJ Cummings

69K

348K

Beaufort, SC

Team Divergent

Nathan Cerwinske

69K

258K

Mesa, AZ

Performance One Weightlifting

Harrison Maurus

85K

351K

Auburn, WA

Alpha Barbell

Jaden Washington

94K

338K

Benicia, CA

Cal Strength

Matthew Montgomery

94K

312K

Adkins, TX

Lindenwood Lions

Zackary Burks

105K

317K

Savannah, MO

Wesley Weightlifters

Michael Cohen

105K

330K

Savannah, GA

Team Savannah

Dennis Tan

105K

305K

Queen Creek, AZ

Performance One Weightlifting

Marcos Bribiesca

105K+

316K

Amarillo, TX

Panhandle Power

The 2018 Youth Pan American Championships are scheduled for June 3-10 in Palmira, Colombia. The final athletes who will lift for Team USA will be determined prior to competition.

Youth Pan Am Women

Name

Wt Class

Total

Current Town

Club

Destiny Snider

44K

106K

St. Lous, MO

Lift for Life Gym

Alexia Gama

48K

133K

Salinas, CA

Team Divergent

Emma Nye

48K

140K

Kansas City, MO

Vero Beach Weightlifting

Peyton Brown

58K

169K

Peoria, AZ

Team O.C.

Abby Raymond

58K

159K

Roselle, IL

Windy City WLC

Alexandra Thornton

69K

180K

Dallas, TX

Spoon Barbell Club

Chloe Wise

69K

174K

South Jordan, UT

Unattached

Avery Owens

75K

181K

Fort Meade, MD

CHFB Weightlifting Club

Athena Schrijver

75K

201K

Rohnert Park, CA

Myles Ahead Weightlifting

Nia Walker

75K+

182K

Savannah, GA

Coastal Empire Weightlifting


Youth Pan Am Men

Name

Wt Class

Total

City

Club

Hampton Morris

50K

174K

Marietta, GA

Dwala Barbell

Seth Tom

56K

193K

San Francisco, CA

Team Divergent

Shane Burdsall

62K

225K

Clifton Heights, PA

Philadelphia Barbell

Antwan Kilbert

62K

226K

St. Louis, MO

Lift for Life Gym

Ryan Grimsland

69K

240K

Lewisville, NC

Mash Mafia Weightlifting

Jerome Smith

69K

260K

St. Louis, MO

Lift for Life Gym

Dean Goad

77K

229K

Newnan, GA

Texas Barbell Club

Dade Stanley

77K

256K

Beaufort, SC

Team Divergent

Jared Flaming

94K+

265K

Fresno, CA

Nemesis Sports Academy BBC

Morgan McCullough

94K+

271K

Winston Salem, NC

Mash Mafia Weightlifting

Ranking charts and further information about team selection can be found here