Louis-Riel student repeats as junior Pan Am judo champ

kendrick-jrpanamgoldOttawa judoka Ben Kendrick repeated as U18 Pan American champion at the June 29-July 1 tournament in Cancun, Mexico.

The Louis-Riel high school student won 3 matches by ippon over opponents from Costa Rica, Argentina and Brazil in the men’s 90 kg category.

Kendrick will again represent Canada at the Aug. 6-15 U18 World Championships in Chile.

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