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Pecos powerlifter wins state title

Miray Rodriguez brings a state championship back to west Texas

PECOS COUNTY, Texas — Miray Rodriguez wanted to put Pecos on the map and she did exactly that. After lifting 280 pounds on bench, 380 pounds on deadlift and a state record 455 pounds on squat, Rodriguez brought home a state championship.

Her efforts also helped the team place 3rd in the competition with only 5 girls. 

Credit: Miray Rodriguez

Rodriguez is only a junior and said she's ready to repeat next season!