Student Achievement – Athan and Dean Dritsas

Earlier this year, Salesian College Chadstone students Athan and Dean Dritsas have been busy competing in major Karate Championships.

On 15 February both boys competed in the Melbourne International Open Championships, where Dean (Yr 10) won a gold medal in Cadet Division and Athan (Yr 12) won Silver in the Seniors Division.

The boys then competed in the Victorian State Championships. Dean won Silver in the Cadets and Athan won Gold in Seniors -75kg, as well as bronze in the Seniors Open Division.

Both boys are off to a great start for the year, and are aiming for selection to represent Australia and compete at the World Junior Championships which will be held in Jakarta later this year.

Salesian College Chadstone would like to congratulate Athan and Dean on their outstanding efforts and acheivements so far, and wish them all the best for their upcoming events.

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Athan at the Melbourne International Open Championships

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Dean at the Melbourne International Open Championships

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Athan at the Victorian State Championships

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Athan at the Victorian State Championships

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Dean and Athan at the Victorian State Championships