GIRLS     1ST DEGREE     14, 15, & 16 YEAR OLDS
These are the results of the "TOP TEN" competition held at the
2008 Songahm Taekwondo World Championships.
   
Our CONGRATULATIONS go out to all of the 2008 WORLD CHAMPIONS,
as well as to all those that worked hard all year to make it into the "TOP TEN."
You are all fine examples of dedication and perserverance towards a chosen goal.
   
GOOD LUCK to everyone who is making their goal to be on this list next year!
FORM COMPETITION
PLACE NAME LOCATION
WORLD
CHAMPION
ILENE GREEN VIRGINIA BEACH, VA
2nd Place GRACE YAE KIM SAN DIEGO, CA
3rd Place KRISTEN SUAREZ ANAHEIM HILLS, CA
Other Top Ten Finishers
WHITNEY FU SAN DIEGO, CA
ALEXANDRA NIEVES PEMBROKE PINES, FL
KIMBERLY JOHNSTON TAMPA, FL
BROOKLYNN CHESS LYNNWOOD, WA
SARAH LINDNER SAN ANTONIO, TX
DAKOTA BERTSCHY LAS VEGAS, NV
RACHAEL RIPPON DEFUNIAK SPRINGS, FL
SPARRING COMPETITION
PLACE NAME LOCATION
WORLD
CHAMPION
RACHAEL RIPPON DEFUNIAK SPRINGS, FL
2nd Place DAKOTA BERTSCHY LAS VEGAS, NV
3rd Place ILENE GREEN VIRGINIA BEACH, VA
3rd Place GRACE YAE KIM SAN DIEGO, CA
Other Top Ten Finishers
KIERSTYN PRUITT TYLER, TX
WHITNEY FU SAN DIEGO, CA
KIMBERLY JOHNSTON TAMPA, FL
KRISTEN SUAREZ ANAHEIM HILLS, CA
VANLYN TURNER-RAMSAY OAKLAND, TN
SARAH LINDNER SAN ANTONIO, TX
CHELSEA SLOAN QUEEN CREEK, AZ
WEAPONS COMPETITION
PLACE NAME LOCATION
WORLD
CHAMPION
GRACE YAE KIM SAN DIEGO, CA
2nd Place BROOKLYNN CHESS LYNNWOOD, WA
3rd Place SARAH LINDNER SAN ANTONIO, TX
Other Top Ten Finishers
KRISTEN SUAREZ ANAHEIM HILLS, CA
KIMBERLY JOHNSTON TAMPA, FL
ILENE GREEN VIRGINIA BEACH, VA
LINDY SOMERS PHOENIX, AZ
DAKOTA BERTSCHY LAS VEGAS, NV
ERYN MACNEIL CROWN POINT, IN
WESLEY WARD CLINTON, IL