(7-29-17) The 36th Annual Celina/OVISCO Lift-A-Thon is in the books. The event raise funds to help support various needs within the Bulldog football program. The event is held every year during the Celina Lake Festival in front of the Mercer County Court House.
The above picture shows the winners during the event, in the Heavyweight Division Kole Murlin and Tyler Ross tied for 1st with lifts of 375 pounds. Murlin also won for the highest percentage over his weight. Sam Smith and Dillon Hoyng won the middleweight division with a lift of 300 pounds and Brennan Lim won the lightweight division with a lift of 275 pounds.
Not to be left out Celina Cheerleaders Brooke Steinbrunner and Sierra Maxwell both broke the girls lift-a-thon record of 180 pound, both lifted lifting 190 pounds.
A look back-