Jonsson earns black belt

June 17th, 2015 2:12 pm

First Posted: 11/14/2007

MJ Jonsson, 8, of South Abington Township, recently tested for his black belt. Jonsson successfully tested in weapons, forms, breaking and sparring. He has been studying Tang Soo Do under Master Bruce Steele for three years. Jonsson is the son of Mats and Carol Jonsson. His other activities include soccer, baseball and basketball. A black belt presentation took place on October 27 in Manchester prior to the UTA Karate Friendship Invitational Tournament, in which Jonsson received second place in breaking and sparring and third place in forms and weapons. Shown, above, from left, are MJ Jonsson, Master Bruce Steele, UTA Dalton and fellow black belt recipient Perry Rose.