Matt Valadez (left) and Darion McMahan show off the medals they won during the Region 5 powerlifting meet in Bishop last weekend. The two lifters will now begin preparing for the state powerlifting meet in Abilene scheduled for Saturday, March 23.
STOCKDALE -- It’s been an exciting few weeks in Stockdale. First, senior swimmer Clayton Lynn participated in the state swim meet, then Lady Brahma powerlifters Katelyn Shaver and MaKaley Perez qualified for the state powerlifting meet. Now, following the Region 5 Division 3 boys powerlifting meet, Darion McMahan and Matt Valadez have become the two most recent Stockdale athletes to qualify for state competition. . . .