San Antonio, TX — Brooks Academy of Science and Engineering Powerlifting students competed at the World Equipped Bench Press Competition in South Africa on Friday, April 26th and each athlete won a medal in their weight class. Three students; Nallely G., Senior at Brooks Academy, Samantha H., Senior at Brooks Academy and Liszette R., Junior at Brooks Academy represented USA in their weight class and each lifter won a medal. Nallely won Gold, Samantha won Gold and Liszette won Silver, bringing back to San Antonio three medals and two World Championships.
All three students, along with their head coach, Juan Garcia, will be flying into San Antonio International Airport on Monday, April 30th at 4:10PM. Brooks Academy of Science and Engineering will greet the World Championship team at the airport along with administrators, parents and the local community. All community members and media are invited to celebrate the homecoming of the Championship team representing San Antonio, TX!