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Mar 29 West Point Wins Collegiate Division

March 29, 2009, 1:31 p.m. (ET)

(York, Pa.) - The U.S. Military Academy at West Point won the National Team Championship title in the senior collegiate division at the USA Judo Youth and Scholastic National Championships in York, Pa. on Saturday.
 
The tournament drew athletes from 10 colleges and Universities around the nation, including teams from Iowa State University, University of Tennessee and Penn State University.
 
Winning 12 total medals overall, West Point's men's team earned seven medals while the women brought home five. 
 
The win comes on the heels of a silver medal finish at the team's last competition, the NCJA Collegiate Nationals where they nearly upset the San Jose State University Judo Team.
 
Complete results are as follows:
 
Men's 60kg
1. Brock Chavez (West Point, N.Y. / U.S. Military Academy at West Point)
 
Men's 73kg
1. Yohitaka Kitamoto (Los Angeles, Calif. / ELAC)
2. Simer Singh (West Point, N.Y. / U.S. Military Academy at West Point)
3. Nathan Horswill (West Point, N.Y. / U. S. Military Academy at West Point)
 
Men's 81kg
1. Matt Song (West Point, N.Y. / U.S. Military Academy at West Point)
2. Ryan Willoughby (Edmond, Okla. / Oklahoma College
3. Daniel Perez (North Bergen, N.J. / Penn State)
 
Men's 90kg
1. Carlos Moran (Clifton, N.J. / Passaic County Community College)
2. Nick Walkist (West Point, N.Y. / U.S. Military Academy at West Point)
3. Joe Garrett (State College, Pa. / Penn State)
 
Men's 100kg
1. Jacob Stomecki (Buffalo, N.Y. / SUNY Buffalo, N.Y.)
2. Nick Hochertz (West Point, N.Y. / U.S. Military Academy at West Point)
 
Men's +100kg
1. Andrew Fant (West Point, N.Y. / U.S. Military Academy at West Point)
2. Brian Cummings (SAG Valley College)
 
Women's 52kg
1. Alaine Abuan (Jersey City, N.J. / Unknown)
2. Ariel Espinoza-Levy (West Point, N.Y. / U.S. Military Academy at West Point)
 
Women's 57kg
1. Yinchao Xle (West Point, N.Y. / U.S. Military Academy at West Point)
 
Women's 63kg
1. Nancy Marroquin (Union City, N.J. / Unknown)
2. Heather Purkey (West Point, N.Y. / U.S. Military Academy at West Point)
3. Danielle Munoz (West Point, N.Y. / U.S. Military Academy at West Point)
 
Women's 70kg
1. Akaela McGinty (Fayetteville, N.C. / Unknown)
2. Samantha Schram (West Point, N.Y./ U.S. Military Academy at West Point)
3. Amy Haurilak-Stuck (Knoxville, Tenn. / University of Tennessee)

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