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From left, first row, Pam Lyle, Daisy Pacheco, David Pacheco, Sarah Steinberg, Eli Guerra. Second row, Michelle Guerra, CJ Puzzo, Kristine Sherman, Matt Williams and Jay Candee. Standing, Mike Gizzi, Misty Sherman, Mike Jakob, Yesenia Karas, Grand Master Cheezic, Adrianna Jakob, Neil Mascola, Jessica Gallagher, Pete Meleschnig, Anthony Oliver, Dennis Buckley and Liz Reece. CONTRIBUTED

Martial artists pass the grade

USA Martial Arts in Naugatuck held an adult grading on Feb. 28 in which 13 adult members were promoted. The event was officiated by Grand Master Robert Cheezic and Master…

USA Martial Arts members Sarah Steinberg, left, finished first place in sparring and Javon Lopez finished first place in weapons in a tournament held Feb. 23 at the Boys Club in Waterbury. CONTRIBUTED

Karate kids star in tournament

USA Martial Arts members Sarah Steinberg finished first place in sparring and Javon Lopez finished first place in weapons in a tournament held Feb. 23 at the Boys Club in…

Sarah Stienbacher, left, took first place in sparring and Javon Lopez, right,  took first in black belt weapons division in a Cheezic Tang Soo Do tournament held on January 23rd at the Boys Club in Waterbury.  Stienbacher and Lopez train at USA Martial Arts in Naugatuck.
Mathew Bellino and Erin Rielly were promoted to apprentice black Belt and Tressa Soucie and Kayla Sciarretti earned invitations to grade to black Belt.

Black Belt Promotions

USA Martial Arts in Naugatuck held a karate grading for it’s junior members on November 18, 2010. Thirty-seven junior members were promoted.