Kennith Moore, a 2020 graduate of Senatobia High School, has moved on to Blue Mountain College where he received a scholarship for powerlifting. While at SHS, Moore won four individual district championships, three regional championships, one state championship and one state runner up award. He was on track to win state again for his senior year before COVID-19 disrupted his plans.
Since attending Blue Mountain College, Moore has participated in a powerlifting event in Hattiesburg, Miss., on Sept. 19. He took first place in the 53kg weight class. Moore’s lifts for the event were squat 155kg; bench 155kg; deadlift 175kg; total 407.5kg.
As a result of his first place in Hattiesburg, he is eligible to complete in the collegiate nationals in April 2021 to be held in Baton Rouge, La.
Moore’s next meet is Nov. 14 in Blue Mountain, Miss.