Congratulations to North Colonie students who earlier this summer competed at the competed at the 10th World Union of Karate (WUKF) Karate World Championships in Florida.
Morgan McGlynn, a 2022 SHS graduate; Daniel McGlynn, grade 11; and middle school students Madelyn McGlynn and Lucas Zhang represented the AAU-USA team.
WUKF is one of the largest karate organizations. For the first time, the championship was held in the United States with over 1400 athletes from 34 countries participating.
- Morgan won silver in Kobudo Eku Long Weapon Juniors 18-20 Years Female
- Daniel won silver in Kobudi Eku Long Weapon Cadets16-17 Years Male
- Lucas won silver in Kata Shotokan Male Cadets All Belts 14-15 Years Male
Lucas also participated 2022 AAU Karate National Championships held this summer and won Gold in the 2022 AAU National Karate Short Weapon 14-15 Years Male, Gold in Ultimate Rotational Kumite 14-15 Years Male, and Bronze in Long Weapon 14-15 Years Male.