Pasco Athlete of the Week

Katelyn Kirves

River Ridge H.S.

Weightlifting/Senior

THIS WEEK’S FEATS:

Kirves won the 110-pound Class 1A District 13 girls weightlifting title with a 290-pound total, edging Fivay’s Isabel Martinez by 10 pounds. Kirves’ total (145 bench and 145 clean and jerk) would have won titles in the 119-pound and 129-pound divisions.

MULTI-SPORT:

In addition to throwing around weights, the senior is an accomplished diver. Kirves placed sixth at the Class 2A FHSAA state diving meet after taking second at regions and winning districts.

NEXT LEVEL:

Kirves will continue her scholastic and diving career at Bryant University in Rhode Island.