Senior Pan Am Championships Squad Announced

Feb. 19, 2019, 12:34 p.m. (ET)

USA Weightlifting is pleased to announce the following squad for the 2019 Pan American Championships April 20-28, 2019 in Guatemala City, Guatemala. This is a GOLD qualifying event for the Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games.

Full athlete rankings are available on our International Squad Standings page here

Please note that this is not the team for the 2019 Pan American Games in Lima, Peru. That team will be selected via these selection procedures and will be named in the spring. 


Team USA Men

Name BW CAT Hometown Coach Club
Jordan Wissinger 67kg Denver, PA Dane Miller Garage Strength
Alex Lee 67kg Chandler, AZ Shahin Nasirnia Alee Athletics
CJ Cummings 73kg Beaufort, SC Rayford Jones Team Divergent
Harrison Maurus 81kg Auburn, WA Kevin Simons Alpha Barbell
Christian Rodriguez Ocasio 81kg San Ramon, CA David Spitz California Strength
Jordan Cantrell 89kg Clovis, CA Travis Mash Mash Mafia Weightlifting
John Downey* 89kg Irvine, CA Russell McCarthy Barbells for Boobs Weightlifting
Jason Bonnick 96kg Laxahatchee, FL Brian Secrest Vero Beach Weightlifting
D’Angelo Osorio 102kg Vallejo, CA Rob Earwicker Lift 6 for 6 Weightlifting
Wes Kitts 109kg San Ramon, CA David Spitz California Strength
Caine Wilkes +109kg Matthews, NC Chris Wilkes Little League Weightlifting
Keiser Witte* +109kg Phoenix, AZ Shahin Nasirnia Alee Athletics

*Reserve


Team USA Women

Name BW CAT Hometown Coach Club
Alyssa Ritchey 49kg Perrysburg, OH Max Aita Team Juggernaut
Morghan King 49kg Atlanta, GA Spencer Arnold Power & Grace Performance
Jourdan Delacruz 55kg Atlanta, GA Spencer Arnold Power & Grace Performance
Caitlin Hogan 55kg Long Beach, CA Russell McCarthy Academy of Weightlifting
Jessica Lucero 59kg Orange, CA Juan Martinez Baro Academy of Weightlifting
Taylor Turner* 59kg St. Johns, FL Vance Newgard Vero Beach Weightlifting
Mattie Sasser 64kg Chicago, IL Dave Ester Unattached
Hunter Elam* 64kg Lewisville, NC Travis Mash Mash Mafia Weightlifting
Mattie Rogers 71kg Orlando, FL Danny Camargo Team OC
Kate Nye 71kg Oakland Township, MI Josh Galloway Team Hercules
Jenny Arthur 76kg Colorado Springs, CO Kevin Doherty Unattached
Sarah Robles +87kg League City, TX Tim Swords Team Houston

*Reserve