Beard, Abbey grab firsts at karate tourney

April 23, 2007 12:00 am
Beard, Abbey ().
Beard, Abbey ().

Matt Beard swept the awards field during the Cobra and Butter-fly Invitational Karate Tourna-ment in Fortuna.

Beard garner-ed first places in Forms, Weapons and Fighting in the Brown Belt Division, representing Tsunami Kenpo Karate Club for Crescent City.

Tom Abbey won a first in the 18-and-over Fighting class.