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Judo standout wins title at Junior U.S. Open championships

Judo standout wins title at Junior U.S. Open championships

For Timothy Andrews, it was yet another in his string of titles. Fighting in the 90 KG (198 lbs.) category, the 19-year-old from Fort Lauderdale took first place at this year's Junior U.S. Open International Judo Championships at the Greater Fort Lauderdale/Broward County Convention Center. It was his fourth title at that tournament, having also won in 2011, 2012 and 2013. Andrews, who took a year and a half off, has his sights set on making the U.S. National Men's Senior Team and the Olympics. The three-day event in Fort Lauderdale featured about 700 athletes from 45 states and 25 countries. "I'm taking this victory in stride, but moving up in weight is always a...

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