Olympic champion, MMA fighter, sexual abuse survivor — no one can knock the fight out of Kayla Harrison

Kayla Harrison Portrait
Kayla Harrison, photographed at American Top Team in Coconut Creek, Fla., is a two-time Olympic judo champion.
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David Wharton is a feature sportswriter for the Los Angeles Times.
Christina House officially joined the Los Angeles Times photography staff in 2017 after nearly 10 years as a freelance photographer. A native Southern Californian, she grew up in Long Beach and graduated from Cal State Fullerton.