Lincoln Academy graduate Hannah Sparrell '03 now competes in Mixed Martial Arts. She returned to LA as a guest instructor in the Women's Self Defense Class on May 5.

Lincoln Academy graduate Hannah Sparrell ’03 now competes in Mixed Martial Arts. She returned to LA as a guest instructor in the Women’s Self Defense Class on May 5.

Hannah Sparrell ’03 (Lincoln Academy Graduate and champion mixed martial artist) was a guest instructor in the Lincoln Academy Women’s Self-Defense class on May 5. “The students were enthralled by Ms. Sparrell’s inspiring message and journey to greatness. We plan to have a revisit with a ‘hands-on’ training session in a couple of weeks,” said LA Martial Arts instructor John Jenkins. This follow up class will beĀ open to other LA students (by special arrangement with the instructor) during period A.

To read more about Sparrell’s journey to mixed martial arts, check out this story in the Bangor Daily News.

Hannah Sparrell and WSD class.

The period A Women’s Self-Defense Class is usually taught by John Jenkins (far R). On May 5 Hanna Sparrell ’03 was a guest instructor