Fellow students and supporters give Ashley Valadez a warm send-off prior to the state powerlifting meet in Corpus Christi. Valadez became the first athlete from Stockdale ever to compete in a state powerlifting meet. Valadez hit new highs for herself in the squat and dead lift en route to her fourth-place finish.
Wilson County News March 22, 2011 1940 views 1 comment
CORPUS CHRISTI -- After becoming the first powerlifter from Stockdale ever to compete in a state meet, Ashley Valadez can now give her tired muscles a well-earned rest. Valadez competed in the Texas High School Women’s Powerlifting Association state meet here March 19, and returned home to Stockdale with fourth-place honors -- finishing ahead of several of the state’s top female powerlifters. . . .