Saarbrucken, Germany - NYAC's Hannah Martin (29) from the Jason Morris Judo Center in Glenville captured the 63kg title going 5-0 at the European Open in Saarbrucken over the weekend. This was the first ever Gold medal for Martin at a European event. Martin defeated Jen Schwille (Germany), Lubjana Piovesana (Great Britain), Kamila Badurova (Russia) & Diana Dzhigaros (Russia) to reach the final where Hannah toppled Germany's Agatha Schmidt when she scored with a throw early that lead into a pin and the win. "Hannah has been working harder than ever on both physical and mental preparation" JMJC Coach, Jason Morris said. "This result is a terrific confidence boost for her" 4x Olympian, Morris continued.