Nickname: "Gray Bear"
Weight: 112 lbs.
Birthplace: Ft. Worth, Texas
High School: James Martin H.S. (Arlington, Texas)
Year of Graduation: 2014
Coach: Master David Kestenbaum
Dojang: Roy Kurban's American Black Belt Academy
Other Sports Played in High School: soccer and cross country
Hobbies: video games, piano, bass guitar and ping pong
Favorite Foods: Thai, Chinese and smoked brisket
Pre-Competition Meal: oatmeal and fresh fruit always including a banana
Favorite Athlete: Adrian Peterson
Favorite Movie: ""The Terminator"
Favorite Music: Dream Theater
Did You Know? Grayson holds a black belt in traditional karate and placed 3rd at the 2010 Nationals (14-15 boys black belt division)...he has had parts in four summer productions at Theater Arlington...he is training to test for his 2nd Dan in October of 2010.
MAJOR COMPETITION RESULTS:
2010 USAT Rocky Mountain Open: GOLD
2010 GSX Texas Throwdown: GOLD
2010 USAT Junior Olympics (Jr. Fly): BRONZE
2010 USAT Dallas National Qualifier: SILVER
2010 Texas State Championships: SILVER
2010 U.S. Open: 8th
2009 USAT Austin National Qualifier: BRONZE
2009 Texas State Championships: SILVER
2008 USAT Junior Olympics: BRONZE
2008 USAT Des Moines National Qualifier: BRONZE
2008 U.S. Open: BRONZE
2007 USAT Kansas City National Qualifier: BRONZE
2006 USAT Dallas National Qualifier: BRONZE
last updated 9/20/10