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VIDEO: Not The Norm Sports: Powerlifting rising in popularity in state

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Alma High School has hosted the high school state weightlifting championships each of the past three years. More than 50 teams and 400 athletes competed for top honors in 2017.

ALMA -- Inside one of Arkansas' most pristine high school basketball arenas, athletes from as far away as Piggott and Rison prepare body and mind in an auxiliary weight room.

Arkansas State Weightlifting Championships

At Alma High School

State team champions

2A^Rison

3A^Junction City

4A^Booneville

5A^Alma

6A/7A^Greenwoon

Overall^Greenwood

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