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Morrow gets records at Ridgeland powerlifting meet

July 19, 2013

Joe Morrow pulls a state record 579-pound deadliest, which was 4.26 times his bodyweight. (Submitted photo)

Joe Morrow has been competing in sanctioned powerlifting for nine years. On Saturday, July 13, he put it all on the line as he competed in the USA Powerlifting Region VI Powerlifting Championships which took place in Ridgeland.
During the time he has been competing, Morrow has gone back and forth between the 132- and 148-pound weight classes. Saturday, he competed at a bodyweight of 136 pounds and when he left Ridgeland, he took four USAPL-Mississippi 148 Raw records with him.

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