Head Coach: John Burford – [email protected]
Raw Coordinator: Vincent Mangione – [email protected]
Equipped Coordinator: Tom Beale – [email protected]
Assistant Coach: Casey Calderone – [email protected]

Selection Criteria:

Athletes must be a member of Powerlifting America in good standing to qualify.

Who is a Junior

Any lifter born on or between January 1st 2004 through December 31st 2000

Who is a Sub Junior

Any lifter born in 2009 (who has reached their 14th birthday) through December 31, 2005

Qualifying Meets:

  • Powerlifting America High School Nationals – March 31st-April 2nd 2023
  • Powerlifting America University Nationals – April 15th-April 16th 2023
  • Powerlifting America Classic Sub Junior & Junior Nationals – June 2nd-June 3rd 2023
  • Powerlifting America Equipped Nationals – June 4th 2023

Results from all qualifying meets will be grouped together into their respective division:


Sub Junior Classic (Raw)
Sub Junior Equipped
Junior Classic (Raw)
Junior Equipped


Sub Junior Classic (Raw)
Sub Junior Equipped
Junior Classic (Raw)
Junior Equipped

For each division:

Primary Selection

Lifters will be ranked by IPF GL Points. The Top 9 lifters by points and who also have the highest total in their weight class will be automatic selections to the National Team.

Secondary Selection

Those lifters not automatically selected will be ranked by Carpino scores.  The remaining spots on the team will be filled by the highest ranked Carpino score from any Powerlifting America Nationals.

NAPF Selection

The first 18 alternates (9 women, 9 men) that don’t make the World Championship Team will be selected for the North American Regional Powerlifting Championships in the order of IPF GL Points.

Current Standings

These are the current standings after Classic Open Nationals, High School Nationals, and University Nationals. These standings will most likely change after Sub-Junior, Junior, and Equipped Nationals June 2-4 in Scottsdale AZ. “Automatic Selection” is rank ordering by IPF GL Points. “Secondary Selection” is rank ordering by Carpino Scores.

Women Classic Sub-Juniors:

Women Classic Juniors:

Women Equipped Sub-Juniors:

Women Equipped Juniors:

Men Classic Sub-Juniors:

Men Classic Juniors:

Men Equipped Sub-Juniors:

Men Equipped Juniors: