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MSU's Version of Iron Man

MSU's Version of Iron Man

While the actor Robert Downey, Jr. earned the lead role in the Iron Man movie, Mississippi State redshirt freshman Sylvester Hemphill has earned the lead role of Iron Man when it comes to lifting the iron in the MSU weight room.

"I came here squatting around 600 and I think I'm up to 620 to 630," said the 18-year old. And he's about as strong in the bench press and deadlift. "I bench 380 and I deadlift around 600, also," said the 5-8, 230-pounder. And like Robert Downey, Jr. he loves what he is doing. "I love the squat and I also like the deadlift," said Sylvester. "I like using my legs." He's been lifting for a...

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