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TOKYO OLYMPIC RECAP

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CHEER ON SASK AT THE TOKYO OLYMPIC GAMES

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ATHLETE TO ATHLETE CO-OP

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WEEKLY ROUNDUP JUNE 30 TO JULY 13

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WIENS AND CARROLL HEADED TO TOKYO

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WEEKLY ROUNDUP JUNE 23-29

Canada captures silver at World Para Ice Hockey Championship The Canadian men’s Para ice hockey team finished with a silver...

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WEEKLY ROUNDUP JUNE 16-22

Nikita Ens breaks records at Para swimming World Series event Meadow Lake’s Nikita Ens set two new Canadian records and...

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WEEKLY ROUNDUP JUNE 2-8

Priddell named alternate  Regina’s Kenzie Priddell was named an alternate for the artistic swimming team nominated to represent Canada at the Tokyo Games.   The eight...

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CELEBRATE PRIDE MONTH IN JUNE

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WEEKLY ROUNDUP MAY 26 – JUNE 1

Canada picks up first win at WBSC Baseball Americas Qualifier  Canada got off to a strong start at the WBSC...

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WEEKLY ROUNDUP MAY 19-25

Baseball Canada announces roster for qualifier Saskatchewan pitchers Andrew Albers and Dustin Molleken are among 25 athletes named to Baseball Canada’s roster...

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SASKATCHEWAN SPORTS HALL OF FAME 2021 INDUCTEES INCLUDES SIX WITH OLYMPIC/PARALYMPIC TIES

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WEEKLY ROUNDUP MAY 12-18

Thibeault punches ticket to Tokyo Boxer Tammara Thibeault, who calls Regina her hometown, has been named to the Canadian boxing...

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WEEKLY ROUNDUP MAY 5-11

Para swimmer Nikita Ens nominated for Paralympic team Nikita Ens is among seven athletes announced Tuesday by Swimming Canada as...

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WEEKLY ROUNDUP April 28-MAY 4

Rylan Wiens captures bronze and a spot at the 2020 Tokyo Olympics for Canada In a terrific performance at the...

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WEEKLY ROUNDUP APRIL 21-27

Hudak and Ehman get nod for national Para Nordic teams Prince Albert’s Brittany Hudak and Saskatoon’s Jesse Ehman have named...

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WEEKLY ROUNDUP APRIL 7-13

Clark, Lacquette and Shirley invited to national women’s hockey selection camp Saskatoon forwards Emily Clark and Sophie Shirley, as well...

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WEEKLY ROUNDUP MARCH 31-APRIL 6

Aikens and Canadian rugby sevens team sweep Emirates Invitational With no competition in nearly a year, there may have been...

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“IT’S HARD TO DREAM SOMETHING IF YOU CAN’T SEE IT”: NEW INITIATIVE BENEFITING LOCAL FEMALE COACHES

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WEEKLY ROUNDUP MARCH 17-MARCH 23

McMorris makes Canadian history in big air With a two-run total of 179.25 points, Regina’s Mark McMorris captured gold and...

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SASK DIVING COACH AND ATHLETE HONOURED IN NATIONAL AWARDS

March 1, 2021

With files, photos and video from Diving Plongeon Canada

Two Saskatchewan diving connections were honoured with Diving Plongeon Canada Awards in February.

Mary Carroll, assistant coach for the Saskatoon Diving Club and 1992 Olympian, was presented the Coaching Impact Award, while Saskatoon Diving Club member Margo Erlam won the Standing Ovation Athlete Award.

Diving Plongeon Canada’s Coaching Impact Award is presented annually to a coach in recognition of their leadership, innovation, positive role modeling, commitment to coach development, and contribution to DPC activities. The Standing Ovation Athlete Award is presented annually to an athlete in recognition of a breakthrough performance, significant improvement, or an inspiring moment.

In 2020, while facing all the challenges the pandemic presented, Carroll still thought beyond her own club and participated in important development projects on a national scale. Acting as a lead instructor and contributor within DPC’s Virtual Training initiative, Carroll gave her time to assist in the development process of the HP assessment program and acted as an evaluator for the HP Assessment camps.

Margo Erlam competed as a junior against the top senior women divers in Canada at the winter national championship. Sitting first after the three-metre prelims, Erlam posted three scores over 300 to finish with bronze in the event.  During the interrupted COVID-19 season, Erlam has continued to invest in her club by being a virtual workout leader, a mentor to many young divers and a coach to a junior development group.  She has been able to connect with numerous young divers on a personal level, motivating them to pursue their goals and to increase their determination at a time when motivation was difficult to come by.