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Anthony Caterisano
Nov 16, 2013

Furman Powerlifters win medals at WNPF World Championships and Furman's Team named WNPF Team of the Year.

Nov 16, 2013 by Anthony Caterisano

During the 2013 World Natural Powerlifting Federation (WNPF) Awards banquet, the Furman University Powerlifting Team was honored by being named Team of the Year. The Paladins won the National Collegiate Powerlifting Team Championship last February and won their 16th straight South Carolina State Championship. In addition, team coach Dr. Tony Caterisano was named WNPF Coach of the Year as well as Lifter of the Year in the Masters Division. Three Furman lifters also competed in the 2013 WNPF...


Anthony Caterisano
Apr 23, 2013

Furman Powerlifting Wins 16th Straight South Carolina State Championship Title

Apr 23, 2013 by Anthony Caterisano

Ever since the Furman Powerlifting Team began competing in the World Natural Powerlifting Federation (WNPF) in 1998, the team has won the South Carolina State Powerlifting title. This past Saturday on April 20th the team kept the streak alive, winning the Team Bench Press and Team Deadlift titles for 2013. Individual winners were as follows (note the amount of weights lifted are in parentheses): Freshman Taylor Sweeney won the Power Curl (140 lb.) and the Bench Repetition contest (13 re...