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Disciplinary Actions

USA Judo Disciplinary Actions

The following is a list of individuals whose current or past memberships have been suspended by USA Judo or who have been deemed ineligible for USA Judo membership. These members or former members of USA Judo have lost all privileges, benefits and services such as Rank, Coaching Credentials, Club (Dojo) and Refereeing Certifications, as well as admittance to any sanctioned USA Judo events, such as camps, tournaments, meetings, clinics, USA Judo recognized clubs and seminars.

For a list of individuals suspended individuals across all sports, visit the U.S. Center for SafeSport Disciplinary Actions website. USA Judo also adheres to Disciplinary Actions by Reciprocity with the United States Judo Association and the United States Judo Federation

Name City State Action Taken Date Additional Detail
June Encarnacion Kirkland WA Banned 12/6/2021  
Micah Brooks Hope RI Banned 2/23/2021  
Shawn Brown Venice FL Banned 11/1/2017  
Ryan Rebman Santa Cruz CA Banned 2009  
Paul Hinkley Germantown TN Banned 2008  
Daniel Doyle Wesley Chapel FL Banned 2007  
Anthony Esposito   IL / WI Banned    
Serge Bouyssou Hope  RI Suspension 5/11/2022 1-year suspension beginning Jan. 18, 2022
Everet Desilets   RI Suspension 12/30/2021 5-year suspension beginning Aug. 9, 2021
Walter Wood Madison MS Temporary Suspension 5/18/2022

United States Judo Association Expelled and Suspended List

Name City State Action Taken Date Additional Detail
Victor Vartic   CA Banned 2018  
Luke Reese   IN Banned 2018  
Raymond Williams Houston TX Banned 12/1/2017  
Peter Gaughenbaugh Anthony FL Banned 9/16/2016  
John Watson III Ontario CA Banned 6/11/2010  
Fletcher Thornton Napa CA Banned 9/9/2008  
William Glen Landolt Rogers AR Banned 2008  
Everett (Buddy) Bower   MA Banned 12/6/2006  
Alvin Miyatake Kailua-Kona HI Banned 11/22/2006  
Harold Whittle Phoenix AZ Banned 9/18/2006  
Jackie Stern   FL Banned 2006  
Daniel Woltez (aka Wolzasz Daniel Taze,
Daniel Wooly, Daniel Jeffery Howard,
Ryan Jeffery Howett, Daniel Victor Pons,
Daniel N. Taze, Nicholas Taze,
Daniel Andrew Wooley)
  CA, HI, NV,
other states
Banned 4/20/2005  
Donald Wrobel South Bend IN Banned 9/30/1997  
Charles J. Baird Shoemakersville PA Banned    
Francisco Edwardo Casuso
(aka Francisco Edwardo Causo Perez)
Forest City AZ Banned    
Dr. Carl De Cree Tacoma WA Banned    
Jose Franco Orting WA Banned    
Robert Gelb   CT Banned    
Mickey Jeff Hughes   TX Banned    
David Leonard   CA Banned    
Howard Lewis   FL Banned    
Benjamin Mills   CA Banned    
Michael Overman   NC Banned    
Gregory Rice Whitcomb County WA Banned    
Jeffery Santella   FL Banned    
Adler Volmer Coral Springs FL Banned    
Travis Wilson Jr.   SC Banned    
Marc Cohen   NY Suspended   Suspended through June 1, 2022
Scott Evans Venice FL Temporary Suspension    
Scott Vancises Sun Gulf Cove FL Temporary Suspension    
Dion Rizzuto Pensacola FL Temporary Suspension    
Donald J. Tyrell Knoxville TN Temporary Suspension  

United States Judo Federation Expelled and Suspended List

Name City State   Action Taken Date Additional Detail      
Phong Dang Norwalk CA Permanently prohibited from teaching/coaching minor females. 1/20/2010  
Alvin Miyatake Kailua-Kona HI Banned 11/22/2006  
Carl DeCree   WA Banned    
Peter Mitchell Gaugenbaugh   FL Banned    
Bret Holmes   UT Permanently prohibited from teaching/coaching minors.    
Jon Koomoa   HI Banned    
Raymond Williams   TX Banned