KODOKAN JUDO travelled to Texas representing SW Florida at the 2013 USA JUNIOR OLYMPICS with three female athletes, Melissa Herrera, age 10, Christina Paccione, age 11 and Erica Paccione, age 12. Sensei Paccione also coached Raffy Marascio age 10, former student who moved to New Jersey and Jason Rodriguez from Real Judo of Naples.
Day 1: National Tournament - ERICA Paccione and CHRISTINA Paccione take GOLD in UNDEFEATED matches. RAFFY Marascio takes BRONZE.
Day 2: National Tournament - MELISSA Herrera takes SILVER!
Day 3: International Tournament - CHRISTINA Paccione takes GOLD, ERICA Paccione and MELISSA Herrera take SILVER and RAFFY Marascio takes BRONZE.
WAY TO REPRESENT!