Martial artists pass the grade

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

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 Doug Wilke.