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  • LOCAL REPORT

  • PORTLAND — Local powerlifter Alex Pecktol broke her previous world record in the deadlift at the World Association of Benchers and Deadlifters North American Championships on March 16.
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  • PORTLAND — Local powerlifter Alex Pecktol broke her previous world record in the deadlift at the World Association of Benchers and Deadlifters North American Championships on March 16.
    The 17-year-old Pecktol, who attends Central Medford High, deadlifted 325 pounds to top the record of 310 pounds that she set in a competition in Las Vegas in November.
    Pecktol, who competes in the 132-pound division for 16-17-year-olds, will next compete in a meet at the Ramada Medford and Convention Center on May 4. After that she'll compete in San Diego on June 4.
    World competition is set for November in Reno, Nev.
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