BURNT HILLS — Burnt Hills Middle School seventh graders, Randi and Dani Morris (12) from the Jason Morris Judo Center, were double medalists at the 1st North American Judo Championships in Wayne, New Jersey on September 11. Randi took gold in the 11- and 12-year-old 52kg weight class division and claimed a silver medal in the 13- and 14-year-old 53kg division. Dani won gold in the 11- and 12-year-old 52kg+ division, then picked up a silver in the 13 and 14 year-old 58kg category. Burnt Hills High School senior, Kyle Tran (17) won gold in the Cadet (15- and 17-year-old) 60kg weight class and also won a gold medal in the men’s 60kg category. Burnt Hills High graduate and Union College freshman, Luke Munro (18) won a gold in the 18 through 20-year-old 73kg division then picked up a bronze in the senior 73kg category. Scotia High School graduate, CJ Tenney (27) was also a double medalist winning a gold in the Novice 60kg weight class then won a silver in the elite 60kg category. Niskayuna High School graduate, Joe Quinn (22) picked up a bronze in the novice 81kg weight class. Shenendehowa High School graduate, Josh Falk (26) won a silver in the +100kg brown belt category to close out the Jason Morris Judo Center medal count.
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