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Weightlifter dials in for international run

Laura Conway November 1, 2012

While some students may be settling down from midterms and getting ready for Thanksgiving break, graduate student and USOEC weightlifter Breanne Carlson is preparing for a test on the international level....

Weightlifting club expands membership

Jenean Zahran November 1, 2012

The United States Olympic Education Center (USOEC) weightlifting team is extending their club membership to the people of the community that are interested in training for the sport. Vance Newgard,...

Lifters power into competitive season

Laura Conway October 11, 2012

The first competition of the season for the USOEC weightlifting team was the Upper Peninsula Weightlifting Championships on Friday, Sept. 28 at the Superior Dome. Head coach Vance Newgard said he was...

USOEC lifters hit the gym over summer

Laura Conway September 13, 2012

While the country’s eyes were on the London 2012 Olympics, the USOEC Weightlifting team was working straight through the summer. Head coach Vance Newgard said the team used the down time this summer...

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