Shreveporter be inducted into USA Weightlifting Hall of Fame

Shreveport native Kendrick Farris will be inducted into the USA Weightlifting Hall of Fame, joining Carissa Gump and Chad Vaugh along with two other contributors as the Class of 2022.

Farris will become the first athlete from both the 2012 and 2016 Olympic teams to enter the Hall of Fame. Farris is one of eight U.S. men to compete at three or more Olympic Games, making every team from 2008-2016.