HARTFORD — Jared Coon of the Westerly Barbell Club was the overall grand master lifter during the Connecticut State Open weightlifting competition at Trinity College on Nov. 19.
Coon also took first place in the Open and Master’s divisions in the 48-kilogram weight class. He snatched 126 kilograms and cleaned and jerked 160. Coon established state records for both lifts and for the total lift for the Masters division. His snatch was an Open record.
Madison Michaud was first in the Open division, 48-kilogram division, with a total of 100 kilograms. Averie DeCarli finished third in the Open, 90-kilogram division, with a total of 132. Erin Blette was second in the Open division, 63 kilograms, with a total of 121.