Tracy’s Karate-Ju-Jitsu students from Cumberland, Falmouth, Freeport, North Yarmouth and Yarmouth recently took part in a tournament in Bucksport, where approximately 200 competitors from all over Maine and Canada vied for trophies. At the Black belt testing following the tournament, four students were promoted. Sensei Lauren Dawes and her father, Sensei John Dawes, were both promoted to firstdegree, Sensei Jenna Rice was promoted to second degree and Sensei Kristy Dawes was promoted to seventhdegree black belt.
Front row: Noah Miller (thirdplace), Julia Tracy (secondand third), Malcolm Nelson, Wyatt DeLois (second and third), Gracyn Mick (second), Jeffrey Adey (second), Afton Mick (first and third), Zack Travers(second).
Second Row: Gabe Whiting (first and second), Steven Cass, Caroline Tracy (third), Sensei Lauren Dawes (first, second and third), Justin Dawes (second), Anna Siegel, Matthew Adey (second), Zach Turkel.
Back Row: Sensei John Dawes (second), Sensei Kristy Dawes (grand champion), Grace Pooler (firstand second), Justin Hobart, Sensei Cameron Sarchi, Sensei Johnathan MacArthur (first), Sensei Jenna Rice (first), Zach Whiting (first), Heather Kilcollins and Sensei Eric Tracy.