A pair of Richland Dojo students earned quality finishes this weekend at the 3rd Annual USJF & USJA Junior Youth Nationals at Spokane Convention Center.
Kennewick’s Zachary Borisch, 12, placed second in the Juvenile-A 58 kg division and Kennewick’s Grant Howard, 12, placed fifth in the 47 kg class.
Borisch earned three points at the event to move up to No. 2 in the USA Judo rankings.
Borisch also contributed his talents to Team Washington, which finished third in team standings. He will advance to the USA Judo Junior Olympics/Junior Olympics International scheduled to begin July 20 in Dallas and appear July 26 in the Junior U .S. Open in Ft. Lauderdale.