13 members of the McCall Judo Club traveled to Lethbridge, Canada for their annual tournament. Out of the 13 competitors, 12 trophies returned home to McCall, 9 of them gold! The members also competed in the team competition, winning the overall title and a huge cup as a trophy. In addition to demonstrating outstanding team competition, Logan Klient and Lee Spencer were selected as the outstanding players of the tournament.
The results of our Intermountain player’s competition:
8 and under: Zack Shields – 1st, Rob Pair – 2nd, Clayton Clark – 1st, Gunnar Baker – 1st
9 and 10: Logan Klient – 1st, Lee Spencer – 1st, Dillon Leavitt – 2nd, Todd Allen – 1st, Levi Blakeway – 1st, Casey Clark – 1st
11 and 12: Jesse West – 1st, Kyle Whalen – 2nd
These judoka represented Idaho and the Intermountain YDK very well and deserve congratulations from all YDK members. Additionally their instructors John Pyle, Tim Hart and Kenny Pyle deserve our heartfelt thanks and gratitude for promoting USA and Intermountain Judo abroad with these fine young judoka.
McCall, Idaho and the Intermountain YDK are proud of their accomplishments.