PITTSBURG - It was a good day for a couple of young Titan powerlifters in Pittsburg, as both junior Tyler Stice and 8th grader Gabe Martin brought first place medals from the meet.

Stice placed second in his weight class of 173 pounds. He took first place in the squat event with a lift of 450 pounds. Stice had his personal best in the power clean event with a lift of 220 pounds. His bench was 205 pounds, giving him a total of 875 pounds.

Eighth grader Gabe Martin competed in the Junior Division. He placed first in the bench, first in the power clean, and second in the squat event.

-- Jordan Zabel is the managing for the Cherokee County News-Advocate. He can be emailed at jzabel@sekvoice.com.