Brandon Tovey
Weightlifting
  • Height: 5-10
  • Weight: 105 kg
  • Birthdate: 03/22/1993
  • Hometown: Okemos, Mich.
  • Fourth Year at the NMU-OTS
Northern Michigan University
  • Major: Exercise Science/Pre-Medicine
  • Class Status: Senior
"The difference between a successful person and others is not a lack of strength, not a lack of knowledge, but a lack of will."--Vince Lombardi
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Competition History
2014-2015
  • Fourth - National University Championships (Albuquerque, N.M.)
  • First - PEAK (Marquette)
  • First - Michigan State Championships (Grand Rapids)
2013-2014
  • First - Michigan State Championships (Lansing, Mich.)
2012-2013
  • Sixth - Junior Nationals (San Francisco, Calif.)

Life Goals
  • Attend Medical School and become a Doctor of Osteopathic medicine
Fun Facts / Personal
  • Presented research in France and Europe for two weeks during the 2015 summer break
  • Spent the past summer (2014) on a medical internship in South Africa
  • Avid outdoorsman and fisherman