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5th Southwest Classic Results

We sent 4 children and 5 adults to the 5th Southwest BJJ Classic tournament held at Phoenix college and brought home 9 medals.  The kids brought home 1 gold, 1 silver, and 2 bronze.  The adults brought home 2 gold, 1 silver, and 2 bronze medals.  Our standout student at the tournament was Destiny Cazares who won the juvenile female absolute at blue belt, via armbar, even though she is still just a yellow belt.  The full results are below:

5th Southwest Classic Children’s Division Results:

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  • Aaron Castro 1st place in the junior teen grey belt division
  • Ethan Abraham 2nd place in the pre-teen 1 grey belt division
  • Alex Castro 3rd place in the pre-teen 2 grey belt division
  • Shea Burgess 3rd place in the kindergarten 2 white belt division

5th Southwest Classic Children’s Division Results:

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  • Destiny Cazares took 2nd place in the juvenile female blue belt middleweight division and 1st place in the juvenile female blue belt absolute division!
  • Harold Beasley took 1st place in the seniors 2 ultra heavyweight white belt division
  • Kris Coyne took 3rd place in the masters white belt lightweight division
  • Victor Salazar took 3rd place in the masters white belt ultra heavyweight division
  • Korey Kerber fought a very technical tough first match in the white belt adult featherweight division coming up a few points short of victory.

Everyone came out and gave their best effort.  We are proud of our team and will continue to work on improving so we can take the number 1 spot at these tournaments in the future!