This past weekend – April 22 – 24th, Six talented bowlers from Northern Ontario competed in the YBC National Championships in Guelph, Ontario. Provinces from all across Canada competed in this 3 day competition.
In 14 games of Singles Competition:
Bantam Boy – Trenton Martyn – Thunder Bay, ON – Placed 7th
Bantam Girl – Molly Massicotte-Finch – Sault Ste Marie, ON – Placed 5th
Junior Girl – Chasity King – Sault Ste Marie, ON – Placed 5th
Junior Boy – Tyson Baxter – Thunder Bay, ON – Placed 3rd – BRONZE MEDAL WINNER
Senior Girl – Hayleigh Hayes-Sheen – Sault Ste Marie, ON – Placed 6th
Senior Boy – Aidan Bass – Sault Ste Marie, ON – Placed 2nd – SILVER MEDAL WINNER after a tie breaker game with Manitoba’s Liam Naylor – 214-210
In Combo Team competition, The Girl’s Team finished in 7th spot and the Boy’s Team finished in 5th spot.
Each year, the Carl Malcolmson Memorial Scholarship is awarded to both the Senior Girl and Senior Boy with the highest average. Aidan Bass won this scholarship in the Senior Boys Division with an average of 196.2. Miranda Panas from Southern Ontario was the Senior Girls Division winner.
For further information regarding they YBC National Tournament, please go to ybcnationals.youthbowl.ca