Kaleb Carter, NHS, Wins Class 3A 199lb State Weightlifting Championship

Kaleb Carter, NHS

Kaleb Carter, Niceville High School, was recognized as the 2022 Class 3A 199 pounds State Weightlifting Champion at the May 9, 2022, School Board meeting. He bench-pressed 360 pounds and clean and jerked 305 pounds, which spear-headed a state runner-up finish for Niceville High School; the best in school history. Additionally, he excels as a student at Niceville High School with a 4.1 weighted GPA.

Kaleb plans to attend the University of Southern Mississippi and major in biochemistry with goals to become a radiologist. He is the first state champion weightlifter at Niceville High School since 2011.