VERNON - Three Vernon lifters became district champions Tuesday as Altha School hosted the 1A District 3 Championship. 

Tyrick Davis - 219 class, Demetreous Walston - 199 class and Gabriel Cooke - 183 class, all won district titles in their weight classes.  Joseph Fielding also had a strong performance in the 199 class as he won the district runner up title.  In addition to multiple district titles, Vernon will advance 7 lifters to the Class 1A Region 2 Championship on Saturday, March 30 hosted by Sneads High School. 

Lifters and weight classes are as follows:

Tristan Rodriquez - 129
Kesean Calloway - 139
Gabriel Cooke - 183 - District Champion
Joseph Fielding - 199 - District Runner Up
Demetreous Walston - 199 - District Champion
Tyrick Davis - 219 - District Champion
Isaiah Walston - UNL