USA Weightlifting Names Final 20 for World Team

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The 2017 IWF World Championships are less than a month away and USA Weightlifting (USAW) has named the final 20 athletes who will make up Team USA. Sixteen of the 20 Team USA athletes will hit the platform with the other 4 acting as alternates.

Here is the 2017 World Championships roster:

Men Women
Reisenauer, Brian (56) Ritchey, Alyssa (48)
Cummings, CJ (69) Hogan, Caitlin (53)
Bianco, Angelo (77) Lucero, Jessica (58)
Maurus, Harrison (77) Rogers, Mattie (69)
Cantrell, Jordan (85) Arthur, Jenny (75)
Burns, Colin (94) Johnson, Shacasia (75)
Damron, Nathan (94) Stallings, Taylar (75)
Kitts, Wes (105) Klingseis, Marissa (90)
Wilson, Ian (105) Ludwig, Ali (90)
Wilkes, Caine (+105) Robles, Sarah (+90)

Team Leader: Lorene Halford
Technical Director: Pyrros Dimas
Asst. Technical Director: Mike Gattone
Team Doctor: Dr. Mark Lavallee

The final 16 athletes will be determined at the Verification of Final Entries meeting on November 26.