Ethan Harak, a 2009 Truman High School graduate and 2013 Rockhurst University graduate, earned the silver medal at 105 kilograms at the USA Weightlifting Championships, July 20 in Salt Lake City, Utah.

Harak had the second-best snatch lift effort of 151 kg (332 pounds) and the third-best clean and jerk of 183 kg (403 pounds), giving him the second-best overall total. Harak currently is a graduate student at Indiana University and trains in Bloomington, Indiana.