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Commonwealth Games Roundup

Double silver for Wiens Rylan Wiens won a pair of medals in Birmingham, claiming silver in both the men's 10-metre...

Hurdling into Birmingham: Harrison set to race at Commonwealth Games

Michelle Harrison nearly quit her career in athletics.  Following high school, the Saskatoon product descended south of the border to...

Weekly Roundup July 27-August 2

Ashworth brings home Saskatchewan's first medal of the Games It was a Commonwealth Games debut to remember for Alexis Ashworth....

2022 Commonwealth Games set to get underway in Birmingham

Action at the 2022 Commonwealth Games in Birmingham, England is set to get underway Friday, after the opening ceremonies officially...

Weekly Roundup July 20-26

Saskatchewan contingent set to star at Commonwealth Games Nine Canadian Sport Centre Saskatchewan athletes are off to Birmingham, Ireland for...

Weekly Roundup July 13-19

Goncin, Ostepchuk lead Canada to bronze Regina products Nik Goncin and Garrett Ostepchuk were each a part of Canada's bronze...

Weekly Roundup July 6-12

Madol representing Canada at FIBA U17 World Cup Regina's Ajok Madol is donning the red and white with Team Canada...

Weekly Roundup June 29-July 5

Saskatchewan divers wrap up in Budapest Rylan Wiens of Pike Lake and Margo Erlam, who trains in Saskatoon, both wrapped...

Weekly Roundup June 22-28

Crozon, Canada win FIBA 3x3 silver It was a historic week for Humboldt's Paige Crozon, as she she was a...

Weekly Roundup June 15-21

Ens ends up on podium in Portugal Nikita Ens is leaving Portugal with a silver medal, after the Meadow Lake,...

Weekly Roundup June 8-14

Newkirk victorious in Portugal Shelby Newkirk won a gold medal on Sunday at the 2022 World Para Swimming Championships in...

Weekly Roundup June 1-7

Arnold, Gavel off to Wisconsin Goaltender Tracey Arnold who hails from Saskatoon was named to Team Canada for the 2022...

Weekly Roundup May 25-31

Thibeault a World Champion After getting her start in boxing in Regina, Tammara Thibeault is a world champion. Thibeault defeated...

Marie Wright sets sights on return to Paralympics and new wheelchair curling discipline 

Written by: Matt Johnson Marie Wright delivers the rock in the 2022 World Wheelchair Mixed Doubles Curling Championship in Lohja,...

Weekly Roundup May 12-18

Saskatchewan diving trio brings home multiple medals Rylan Wiens added another medal to his collection, as the Pike Lake product...

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Weekly Roundup May 5-11

Wright, Canada’s wheelchair curlers eliminated from Worlds Moose Jaw’s Marie Wright and teammate Jamie Answeeuw seen their run in Lohja,...

Weekly Roundup April 27-May 4

COC to unveil Chef de Mission for 2024 Olympics  On Friday, May 6, the Canadian Olympic Committee will announce Team...

Celebrating Olympians and Paralympians

Athletes, coaches, officials and staff who proudly represented their Saskatchewan roots at the 2020 Tokyo Summer Olympic and Paralympic games...

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Weekly Roundup April 6-12

Erlam, Wiens medal at diving nationals Competing on home turf, Saskatoon’s Margo Erlam and Pike Lake’s Rylan Wiens both medalled...

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Weekly Roundup June 22-28

June 28, 2022

Crozon, Canada win FIBA 3×3 silver

It was a historic week for Humboldt’s Paige Crozon, as she she was a part of Team Canada’s FIBA 3×3 silver medal winning team at this week’s World Cup. Canada fell 16-13 to France in the gold medal game, but in the process, claimed the inaugural silver medal in the event.

Wiens, Zsombor-Murray open World Championships in style

It isn’t taking long for Rylan Wiens and Nathan Zsombor-Murray to get comfortable as teammates. Wiens, a Pike Lake, Sask. product, claimed a bronze medal alongside his teammate in the Men’s 10 metre synchro event at the 2022 FINA World Championships.

Their score of 467.79 was good enough for the team’s first World Championship medal as teammate’s and Canada’s first-ever medal in the event.

Wiens, Erlam, Carroll will be off to Commonwealth’s

Wiens, as well as Margo Erlam, who trains in Saskatoon with Wiens, will both be diving for Canada at the upcoming 2022 Commonwealth Games. Wiens and Erlam were among 10 divers officially named to Diving Canada’s roster, while Saskatoon-based Mary Carroll is among the coach staff.

Wiens was a member of Team Canada at the 2018 Commonwealth Games in Gold Coast, Australia.

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Quartet of Saskatchewan products join Athletics Canada’s Commonwealth contigent

Also announced this week was Athletic Canada’s team for the 2022 Commonwealth Games. Saskatoon products Michelle Harrison and Anicka Newell will both be representing Canada at the event. Harrison recently won gold at the Canadian track and field national championships, repeating on her win from 2021 with a time of 12.99.

Also making the trip to Birmingham are para lead Carla Nichols and massage therapist Al Bodnarchuk.

Saskatchewan shines at track and field nationals

Harrison wasn’t the only Saskatchewan athlete to have success this week in Langley at the Canadian track and field national championships. University of Saskatchewan Huskie Avery Pearson won gold in the women’s U-20 800 metres with a time of 2:09.23. Fellow Huskie Olamide Olaloku won silver in the women’s U-20 Triple Jump, reaching 11.89 metres.

Brendan Cote-Williams won gold in both the men’s para ambulatory 200 and 400 metres, while fellow Running Wild Athletics club member Astrid Nyame won bronze in the women’s 100 metre hurdle.

2020 Paralympian Jessica Frotten won gold in both the Women’s para wheelchair 100, 400, 800 and 1500 metre dash, while Cyclone Athletics teammate Teddy Hudye won gold in both the men’s discus throw and shot put.

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