Local athletes Sarah Hilaman, Alex Colley qualify for taekwondo national team
Alex Colley, right, qualified for the AAU Taekwondo Junior National team.
Posted: Thursday, September 20, 2012 12:00 am
Updated: 7:20 am, Thu Sep 20, 2012.
Eleven years ago, Sarah Hilaman made her decision. No more standing en pointe. Sparring is the way to go. And it turned out to be a good call.
The 16-year-old Acampo native, who traded in ballet shoes for a karate belt at a young age, was one of two students from Robinson's Taekwondo in Galt to make the AAU Taekwondo Junior National team two weeks ago.
Thursday, September 20, 2012 12:00 am.
Updated: 7:20 am.