State champs celebrated

Lisbon’s Cooper Mollenkopf (left) and Sierra Cottrill (right) were both awarded 2016 Professional Karate Commission state championships at the group’s banquet on Saturday. Cooper was a state champion in self defense, while Sierra was state champion in sparring and kata. Pictured with the state champs is Chris McLaughlin from McLaughlin’s Martial Arts in Lisbon. (Submitted Photo)