Grand Champion:
Lafayette Wright

Winner of Kumites 11.1, 13.1, 13.2, 17.1, 17.2
and Tournament of Champions 3 in January 2019.


Victories: Lafayette was the champ at Kumite 11.1 on August 19, 2017, in the Improv's main showroom. He also won editions 13.1 and 13.2, which were March 31, 2018, in the Improv's lounge. And he became the first five-time champ by winning Kumite 17.1 and 17.2 in the Improv's main showroom on September 15, 2018. That was capped off with a victory in the Tournament of Champions on January 27, 2019.

Official Bio: Lafayette’s obsessions with art and expression fuel who he is both onstage and off. He has spent close to a decade honing his skills on the DC Comedy scene, and he now has a razor sharp act and undeniable onstage likability.

Website: Facebook page

Twitter: @lafayette247