began her training at HMA (Horizon Martial Arts) at the age of 4.  Shaiya currently holds a Junior Brown Belt. She is a member of the Leadership Team and Demo Team at HMA.  Shaiya was awarded the 2018 Competitor of the Year Award by Datu Hartman.  Her greatest strength is her determination.


Western New York Combat League (WNYCL)
2018 WNYCL Overall Season Champion for her age group. Events include:

  • Stick Fighting
  • Forms
  • Point Sparring
  • Flag Sparring
  • Striking Combinations

2018 World Sikaran Championships Winnipeg, Manitoba – Canada

  • Silver Medal Open Hand Sparring
  • Silver Medal Knife Fighting
  • Bronze Medal Forms
  • Bronze Medal Weapon Forms
  • Bronze Medal Stick Fighting