Taekwondo Takes 1st at ECTC
The Army Taekwondo Team travelled to Burlington, Vermont to compete in their fifth and final ECTC tournament of the season. The team performed exceptionally well, taking first place overall for the first time in the Division One league, dethroning Cornell who previously held the title for over the past five years.
Notable mentions go out to the Women's A2 and C1 teams, as well as Men's B1 and C1 teams for winning Gold medals in their sparring divisions. The Women's A2 team consists of CDTs Taylor Reim, Ashley Rivera and Nicole Nettles. The Women's C1 team consists of CDTs Abigail Vickery, Jane Yan, and Hannah Staton. The Men's B1 team consists of CDTs Joshua Havermale, Richard Sung, and Madison Curry. The Men's C1 team consists of CDTs Seungchul Lee, Jeremy Good, and Jordon Huck. The Women's B1 team and Men's A1 team also did well, earning Bronze in their sparring divisions. The Women's B1 team consists of CDTs Maggie Shi, Nathania Nuno, and Sarah Juhn. The Men's A1 team consists of CDTs Matt Galea, Tae-young Kim, and Peter Cha.
Additionally, four members medaled in Poomsae: Sarah Juhn and Richard Sung earning Bronze, and Abigail Vickery and Joshua Havermale earning Silver. Overall, the team performed very well at this tournament and have established a new dominance in the ECTC.