The group pictured had several high brown belts to assist as the promotion. The new black belts from left to right: Tiyanna Ceballos, Madison Arrwood, Melissa Julien, Hassan Mohammed, Gabriel Freyre, Deanna Patti, Abdullah Megrid, James Lopez and Allan Schessingerman. Black Belt assistants are Frank Laino, Justin Pine and Liam Ryan. Brown Belt assistants are: Shannon Edinboro, Kellianne O' Connor and Cameron Douglin. Sensei Samer and Hodes are all smiles for a job well done.