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Flames taekwondo wins 18 trophies at Super Stars

November 10, 2012  |  Bassett, Va. 

Liberty University's taekwondo team competed against teams from across the Southeast at the 26th annual Super Stars Martial Arts Tour in Bassett, Va., earning 18 trophies in all. Nearly 200 competed in the tournament.

In the men's black belt lightweight fighting division, the Flames took first, second, and third place, and first and second place in men's black belt open forms. Liberty also took second place in men's black belt weapons forms and third and fifth place in traditional black belt men's forms division.

For intermediate belts, Liberty won first, second, and fourth place in men's intermediate fighting, and second, third, and fourth in men's intermediate forms.

Liberty's lone competitor in men's white belt/beginner division won first place in forms and second place in fighting.

The Lady Flames were represented by Leah Deaton, who took first place in both forms and fighting in the women's white belt/beginner division.

Flames results:

Leah Deaton – First place: Women's white/yellow belt forms, women's white/yellow belt fighting

Douglas Sinsel – First place: Men's white/yellow belt forms; Second place: Men's white/yellow belt fighting

Christian Booth – First place: Men's green/intermediate belt fighting; Third place: Men's green/intermediate belt forms

Ross Lugasi – Second place: Men's green/intermediate belt forms, men's green/intermediate belt fighting

Sean Guilliams – Fourth place: Men's green/intermediate belt forms, men's green/intermediate belt fighting

John Lawson – Fifth place: Men's black belt traditional forms

Brian Preiser – First place: Men's black belt lightweight fighting; Third place: Men's black belt traditional forms

Joro Ianouchev – Second place: Men's black belt weapons forms, men's black belt open forms, men's black belt lightweight fighting

Derek Dolan – First place: Men's black belt open forms; Runner-up: Grand champion black belt forms; Third place: Men's black belt lightweight fighting

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Apr 24
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at NTCA National Tournament
Haack - 3rd

Apr 23
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Personius/Deaton-3rd

Apr 22
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Martin - 2nd

Mar 3
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at Virginia Tech
Martin/Newton 1st

Jan 26
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at Women's Self Defense
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