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Leaghanna Sharp: Creswell’s 12-year-old Taekwondo virtuoso

LEAGHANNA SHARP, 12, OF CRESWELL, HAS BEEN FRONT-KICKING SINCE SHE WAS A TODDLER. Erin Tierney / The Creswell Chronicle

Her name is Leaghanna Sharp, and boy does she know how to pack a punch... and a kick.
When she was seven years old, Leaghanna first earned her Black Belt. Now at age 12, she's got loads of awards under her hard-earned belt in Taekwondo, an ancient Korean art form of self-defense.
She's kind of a big deal.
Leaghanna, a seventh grader at Creswell Middle School, has . . .

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