Bladenboro karate students earn awards

BLADENBORO — Students from Carolina Karate in Bladenboro competed in the “Kang Sha Bang Classic” held in Bladenboro on Saturday, June 6, and came away with a number of awards.

Shane Miller earned a second place in flag sparring during the competition, while Brody Rhodes took third place in sparring and Caroline Britt was third in sparring and third in form.

The local competitors also took a trio of fourth-place awards — Connor Sykes in sparring and in form; Noah Washington in sparring.