Height: 5-7
Weight: 105 lbs. 
Hometown: Mukilteo, Wash.
Birthdate: 7/16/2001
Coach: Master Joe Whitworth
      
Club:
 NW Black Belt Academy
Year started taekwondo: 2009

Loves playing the drums and playing in his school's jazz band...favorite book is The Hunger Games…favorite TV show is American Ninja…favorite movie is Karate Kid...favorite food is Korean, especially beef kalbi…favorite athlete is Russell Wilson…favorite taekwondo athlete is Lee Dae Hoon...his parents are his biggest inspiration…his proudest moment in Taekwondo to date is winning a gold medal at the 2014 Pan Am International...favorite quote: “Never, never, never give up." - Sir Winston Churchill

MAJOR COMPETITION RECORD: 

2017  Spanish Open: GOLD
2017  U.S Open (Juniors -48kg): GOLD
          -def. Ranphy Felix De Alba (PUR), 15-10, in Round of 32
          -def. Hunter Marsolais (USA), 22-2, in Round of 16
          -def. Dylan Pabo (USA), 9-4, in Quarterfinals
          -def. Jesse Seo (USA), 1-0, in Semifinals
          -def. Ian Kim (USA), 18-2, in Finals

2016  Canada Open (Jr. -45kg): GOLD
 
2015  USA Taekwondo Cadet National B-Team member (-41kg)
2015  National Championship - Sparring - Black Belt - 41kg - Silver
2015  AAU National Championship - Sparring - Black Belt - 41kg - Gold
2015- U.S. OPEN - Sparring - Black Belt -37kg - Bronze

2014  PAN AM INTL - Sparring - Black Belt - 37kg - Gold
2014  National Championship - Team Demo - Gold

2013  National Championship - Sparring - Black Belt - 33kg - Silver
2013  National Championship - Poomsae - Black Belt - Silver
2013  Hanmadang Korea - Team Demo - Bronze

last updated 6/13/2017