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Schenk, Fagiani are top lifters

Jordyn Schenk was the Female Best Lifter and Luigi Fagiani was the Male Best Lifter in a United States Powerlifting Association meet held at Frontier Fire Hall in Niagara Falls on Saturday.

Schenk, 21, competed in the 114-pound Class Raw with Wraps Division. She squatted 241 pounds, benched 126, deadlifted 292 for a total of 661.

Fagiani, 24, competed in the Male 242-Pounds Class Raw with Wraps Division. He squatted 744 pounds, benched 435 and deadlifted 804 for a total of 1,984 pounds. He is ranked 11th in the country in the 242-pounds class on His deadlift ranks third in the country.