Students Among Top Finishers at Weekend Karate Tournament

Published 11.11.2013


The Penn College Martial Arts Club traveled to West Chester University on Saturday to participate in its first East Coast Collegiate Karate Union tournament. The college was represented by Alexander J. Hilton, Lewis C. Muya, Eric M. Russell and Kenneth P. McGullam, who all competed well, according to head coach George Vance. Muya and Hilton placed first and third, respectively, in the kumite (sparring) division. The club members' next event will be a Dec. 7 belt promotion, when they'll join students from Penn State, Bucknell University and Lycoming College at Penn College's Field House. They'll travel to Penn State on Feb. 1 for the next ECCKU tournament.