May 20, 2013 USOEC Weightlifters Win Gold United States Olympic Education Center weightlifters earned two gold medals and a bronze on Friday, May 18, at the Wisconsin State Championships/Open in Denmark, Wis. Members of the NMU Club weightlifting team added three gold.
May 3, 2013 USOEC Athletes Receive Diplomas United States Olympic Education Center weightlifting athletes will receive their diplomas this Saturday, May 4, during NMU’s commencement ceremony.
February 22, 2013 Weightlifters Hold Intrasquad meet United States Olympic Education Center weightlifters will showcase their talent from 4-8 p.m. Monday, Feb. 25, in the Superior Dome.
February 17, 2013 Weightlifter Wins Bronze United States Olympic Education Center weightlifter Chris Young took home bronze today (Feb. 17) at the National Junior Weightlifting Championships in Foster City, Calif.
January 25, 2013 Weightlifters Qualify For Events United States Olympic Education Center weightlifting athletes qualified for events by lifting qualifying totals during a team event sanctioned by USA Weightlifting this past Monday (Jan. 21).
November 2, 2012 Weightlifter Travels to Israel United States Olympic Education Center weightlifter Breanne Carlson will compete in the 58-kilogram weight division Wednesday, Nov. 7, at the World University Championships in Eilat, Israel.
October 9, 2012 Weightlifting Expands Club Team The United States Olympic Education Center weightlifting team is looking to involve more community members with the introduction of the NMU Weightlifting Club.
September 29, 2012 Weightlifters Lift Personal Records United States Olympic Education Center weightlifters put on a strong showing Friday night at the Superior Dome during the Upper Peninsula Weightlifting Championships with eight athletes lifting personal records.
September 26, 2012 USOEC Weightlifters Showcase Talent United States Olympic Education Center weightlifters will showcase their talent from 4:30-6:30 p.m. Friday, Sept. 28, in the Superior Dome.
September 12, 2012 Michigan Boasts Weightlifting Talent Michigan residents make up almost half of the weightlifting roster for the United States Olympic Education Center this season. Ten of the 21-member squad hail from Michigan. Three call Marquette home and one is a Munising native.
April 16, 2012 Henry, Smith, Vrabel Place First at Nationals United States Olympic Education Center weightlifters Allie Henry, Jerilyn Smith and Andrew Vrabel won their respective weight categories at the 2012 University National Championships last weekend, April 15-16, in Shreveport, La.
March 5, 2012 USOEC's Henry and Serpan Place Third U.S. Olympic Education Center weightlifter Allie Henry placed third at the 2012 Olympic Trials and teammate Shelbie Serpan placed third at the National Weightlifting Championships. Both events were held March 2-4 in Columbus, Ohio.
February 3, 2012 Lifters Shine at Home The U.S. Olympic Education Center weightlifting team competed at the Third Annual Thunderdome Challenge last Friday, Feb. 3, in front of a home crowd in the Superior Dome.
December 5, 2011 Henry, Serpan Win Gold and Silver Two United States Olympic Education Center weightlifters won gold and silver at the 2011 American Open in Mobile, Ala., Dec. 2-4.
October 2, 2011 USOEC Lifters Begin Season Four United States Olympic Education Center weightlifters earned best lifter awards at the Twin City Open Saturday in Minneapolis, Minn.
August 22, 2011 Weightlifters Lift in China Three United States Olympic Education Center weightlifters competed at the 2011 World University Games Aug. 12-23 in Shenzhen, China.
July 18, 2011 Weightlifter McCoy Wins Nationals Weightlifter Vanessa McCoy, a facility use athlete training with the United States Olympic Education Center team, won her first national title at the 2011 National Weightlifting Championships on July 15-17 in Council Bluffs, Iowa. She is from Wichita Fall
July 6, 2011 Weightlifters Compete Overseas Two United States Olympic Education Center weightlifters competed at the 2011 Junior World Weightlifting Championships in Penang, Malaysia on June 30-July 7.
April 12, 2011 Henry, Jarvis Win Gold at Collegiate Nationals Allie Henry and Steve Jarvis each claimed the Collegiate Championship for their weight class and set new personal records. Robin Feuerman added a bronze medal to the mix.
December 16, 2010 Barnett Second at American Open Ten USOEC weightlifters finished in the top eight at the American Open, including silver-medalist Josh Barnett.
December 8, 2010 Lifters Ready for American Open USOEC weightliters compete at the American Open Dec. 10-12. Seventeen team members will will compete amongst over 200 U.S. lifters.
October 6, 2010 Ito Competes in Senior World Championships Weightlifter Colin Ito competed amongst top lifters in the world at the Senior World Championships in Antalya, Turkey. Ito placed 25th in this international competition held September 17-26.
September 9, 2010 Ito Selected for World Team & Athlete of the Year Collin Ito has been selected by USA Weightlifting for the 2010 USA World Team and will compete at the World Championships September 17-26 in Antalya, Turkey. He was also named USOEC's Athlete of the Year for his athletic accomplishments.
June 18, 2010 Determined Carlson Places Third Breanne Carlson's attitude paid off at the USA Senior National Championships. In fifth place halfway through the event, she jumped to third after an "I can do it" pep talk.
June 18, 2010 Cowles 17th at Junior Worlds Sara Cowles finished 17th at Junior Worlds in Sophia, Bulgaria on Wednesday (June 16). Robin Feuerman did not post a total after hitting one out of six lifts.
April 18, 2010 Ito looks to repeat gold performance in Marquette Collin Ito took gold in his weight class last year at the National Collegiate Championships in Shreveport, La. At this yearÃƒ¢Ã‚€Ã‚™s 2010 USA Weightlifting National Collegiate Championships, he hopes to do the same in front of all the fans at the Berr
April 18, 2010 Reis sets Collegiate Records The final four weight classes of the Superior Health Partners National Collegiate Weightlifting Championships got underway today, and ended with 105-plus kilogram lifter Fernando Reis setting new collegiate national records in the snatch, clean and jerk,
April 16, 2010 USOEC Athletes Shine In Front of Home Crowd The National Collegiate Weightlifting Championships hosted by the United States Olympic Education Center kicked off with a bang today with four sessions of lifters naming champions in six weight classes.
April 13, 2010 Sara Cowles balacing stength and studies USOEC resident weightlifter Sara Cowles talks about balancing training, work, school and a personal life on the way to reaching her dream of becoming an Olympic athlete.
February 14, 2008 Kyle brings home bronze NMU freshman Chelsea Kyle placed third at 58 kg at the National Junior Championships Feb. 8-10 in Chattanooga, Tenn.
February 9, 2008 Kyle to lift at Junior Nationals United States Olympic Education Center weightlifting team member Chelsea Kyle (Sandusky, Ohio) will compete at the National Junior Championships in Chattanooga, Tenn, Feb. 8-10.
August 15, 2007 Lifters Win Medals Paul Roberts and Rachel Hearn lifted their way to the podium at the University World Championships Aug. 9-12 in Lima, Peru. They helped Team USA win silver in both the men and women's divisions.
August 13, 2007 Weightlifters Travel to Peru Four members of the United States Olympic Education Center weightlifting team will travel to Lima, Peru, to compete in the World University Weightlifting Championships to be held Aug. 9-12.
July 18, 2007 Weightlifters Compete in Italy Weightlifters Alex Argueta, Collin Ito and Steve Jarvis competed at the Sicily International Tournament held July 4-7 in Sicily, Italy.
May 14, 2007 Roberts Takes Bronze USOEC weightlifter Paul Roberts placed third overall in the 85-kilogram weight class at the National Championships May 11-13 in Schaumburg, Ill.
May 10, 2007 Weightlifters at Nationals USOEC weightlifters will compete at the National Championships May 11-13 in Schaumburg, Ill.
April 18, 2007 Weightlifters Place First The USOEC weightlifting team placed first in the co-ed division at the 2007 National Collegiate Tournament April 14-15 in Reno, Nev. It finished 17 points ahead of second-place Truman State University.
March 13, 2007 Weightlifters Win Medals USOEC weightlifters won eight medals at the Junior National Championships March 9-11 in Merrillville, Ind.
November 30, 2006 Weightlifters Start Season The weightlifting team is set to take on the top athletes from across the country at the American Open this weekend in Birmingham, Ala.
October 27, 2006 Yorkville Man Participates in Heavy Lifting WeÃƒ¢Ã‚€Ã‚™ve all experienced days that felt like the weight of the world was on our shoulders. For 23-year-old Yorkville, Ill., native Kyle Cook, the world weighs 374 pounds and he lifts it every day.
July 3, 2006 Roberts At University World Championships United States Olympic Education Center weightlifter Paul Roberts (Bartow, Fla.) finished sixth overall in the 85-kilograms weight class at the University World Championships June 30-July 2 in Izmir, Turkey.