Soon to be Lyons Middle School sixth grader Ashley Booth recently competed in, and won her age and weight class of the 2018 Brazilian Jiujitsu “Fight to Win” Colorado State Championship tournament at the Western Complex in Denver. Ashley competed against both boys and girls of the same age and weight class to win
gold at the state championship tournament. She “submitted” two opponents from a mounted triangle with an arm bar submission, and won first place in the finals match by defeating her opponent on points, 8 to 2. Ashley has trained for three years at the Easton Training Center in Boulder with Pan American Jiujitsu Champion Amal Easton and his team.