Tritons compete at state championships

—Submitted photo The Iowa Central taekwondo team competed at the state championship and national qualifier on Saturday.

DES MOINES – The Iowa Central taekwondo team brought home five gold medal champions in forms and 10 golds in sparring at the state championship and national qualifier on Saturday.

The Tritons also earned three silvers and four bronze medals in forms.

In sparring the team picked up three silvers. Twelve of the 13 Triton athletes earned medals in both forms and sparring.

TRITON RESULTS

Women — Brittany Bendickson 3rd forms, 2nd sparring; Olivia Erenberger 2nd forms, 1st sparring; Victoria Sims 1st forms, 1st sparring; Brooke Waterbury 1st forms, 1st sparring.

Men — Colin Birzer 3rd forms, 1st sparring; Billy Davis 1st forms, 2nd sparring; Damond Denney 3rd forms, 1st sparring; William Garcia 1st forms, 1st sparring; Laurent Hill 2nd forms, 2nd sparring; Vieng Keophanya 1st forms, 1st sparring; Jacob Lopez 1st sparring; Dylan Smith 2nd forms, 1st sparring; Keilund Steinborn 3rd forms, 1st sparring.

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