MARQUETTE, Mich.—Northern Michigan University Olympic Training Site weightlifters Brian Budd and Chris Young both earned first place finishes Saturday(March 29) at the Spartan Open in Lansing.

Budd, of Okemos, who competed in the 94-kilogram weight class, lifted 122 kg in the snatch and 147 kg in the clean and jerk.

Young, of Oakland, captured his first-place finish at 85 kg by lifting 110 kg in the snatch and 145 kg in the clean and jerk.

With a total of 33 athletes competing across all weight classes, Young earned a second-place Sinclair total with Budd coming in fourth.