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Burns looks to repeat title
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CHICAGO - Monroe native Colin Burns will look to defend his title in the USA Weightlifting National Championships Saturday in Chicago. Burns, a 2002 Monroe High School graduate, set a new American record of 173 kilograms (381 pounds) in the 94 kilogram division of the snatch portion of the competition last year. Burns is a former USAW Olympic Training Center athlete who has moved to southern California and works for Juggernaut Training.