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USA Weightlifting names 2020 Strongest High School in America

Nov. 09, 2020, 11:47 a.m. (ET)

USA Weightlifting named New Trier HS in Winnetka IL the "Strongest High School in America" after a month-long stiff competition and Dos Pueblos High School finishing in a close second. Hundreds of high school student athletes participated in the video-based virtual competition designed to challenge students to new personal bests in barbell lifts.

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High School

Entries

Total Weight

Placement

New Trier HS

90

47920

1

Dos Pueblos High School

89

33211

2

Carlmont High School

4

3116

3

The third year of the High School Throwdown, originally scheduled for March 2020, was postponed until October due to COVID-19 concerns. The High School Throwdown is a program of USA Weightlifting's Grassroots Development Department, aiming to find fresh new weightlifting talent and add to the weightlifting community country-wide.