Karate students take AZ State Championships by storm
ShinPu Ren Karate students and their state placings are, from bottom left: Cosmo Morris Kumite 2nd; Zach Sanchez Kata 3rd, Kumite 3; Reyanna Hood Kumite 1st, Kata 2nd;Dani Hamilton, Weapons 3rd, Kata 3rd, Kumite 4th; Ivan Maldonado Kumite 2nd, Kata 3rd; Sensei Lori Morris; Jake Duchesne Weapons 1st, Kata 2nd, Kumite 2nd; Chelsea Stewart Kumite 1st, Kata 2nd; Sensei Alex Morris Weapons 1st, Kata 1st, Kumite 1st, Grand Champion Kata, Grand Champion Kumite; Mackenzie Donovan Kumite 3rd; Morgan Lee Kumite 1st, Kata 4th; Robert Hood Kata 1st, Kumite 1st, Youth Grand Champion Kata; Dylan Donovan Weapons 1st, Kata 3rd, Kumite 2nd; Mason Preston Kata 2nd; Top Center: Cheyenne Pehl Kata 4th; Makenzee Morris Kumite 3rd; Conner Nagle Kumite 2nd. Not Pictured: Tye Garcia Kumite 1st.<br>
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Originally Published: December 11, 2013 10:28 a.m.