Brandon Lewter

Winchester powerlifter Brandon Lewter raises the bar on the deadlift during the Southern Powerlifting Federation's World Powerlifting Championship meet held Saturday in Atlanta, Georgia. Lewter finished second overall in the 220-pound Raw Masters class while going up against some of the best powerlifters in the world. Lewter said that he tore his rotator cuff during the bench press portion of the event, but he fought through the pain to finish the deadlift. Lewter added that he plans to return to the world championship meet in 2020 to claim the top spot for his division.