The Annual NYS Grappling Championship, promoted by Norman Yonkers' Karate Connection MMA, was held on April 13 at Fredonia Central School.
There were more than 700 divisional competitors from teams all over the country and Canada.
The next event for Norman Yonkers is his NYS-HGC Submission Grappling Tournament in Fredonia on May 11 at Fredonia Central School.
Pictured are members of Karate Connection MMA who participated in the NYS Grappling Championships. They are: Tristan Moldenhauer (first and second), Payton Glavey (first and second), Michael Benedict (first and first), Joshua Arch (second and second), Ryan Harvey (third), Jacob Harvey (third and third), Nathan Wojtkowiak (second and third), Timothy Branden (second and third), Braden Wilkins (first and third), Marcus Seastedt (second and third), Adam Sellari (second and third), Alan Jones (third and third).
For more info on their next event go to www.nys-hgc.com.