By Gerald Lacey
Carver Heights Quarterback Club
December 9, 2011
LEESBURG - The Leesburg High School girls weightlifting team showed once again that they are the king of Lake County in girls weightlifting. The Lady Jackets weightlifting team continued its dominance on Thursday with a tri-match win against Eustis and Umatilla. The Yellow Jackets finished with 71 points, Umatilla followed with (21 points) and Eustis (18).
The Lady Jackets now have won 27 matches in a row. The Lady Jackets completely dominated the match winning nine of the 10 weight classifications, and also had nine second-place finishes.
Winners for the Yellow Jackets were: Hailey Smith, Madison Carmichael, Sydney McWilliams, Nastasia Johnson, Kendra Young, Lyria Williams, Mekenzie Bennett, Kailey Stephens and Shaquana Davis.