Teams competing in the Wendy’s Under 16 Saturday morning Junior Development League at the Cornwall Curling Club have had a great season, with a number of podium finishes against their peers in the Under 13 and Under 16 championships and the Future Tankard/Scotties, and against older teams at the U18 as well, including:
Under 18 runners-up: Rachel MacLean and Mitchell Schut teams.
Under 16 winners: Mitchell Schut and Katie Shaw rinks
Under 16 runners-up: Alexis Burris and Chase MacMillan teams
Under 13 Winners: Clara Jack rink
Under 13 Runners-up: Cruz Pineau team
Future Tankard/Scotties: Cruz Pineau team went undefeated at 3-0, while Chase MacMillan, Rachel MacLean, Lauren Ferguson, and Alexis Burris rinks all finished tied for second, with 2-1 win-loss records.
League participants also won a number of awards, including:
U18 Sportsmanship award: Lexie Murray, from the Shaw rink .
U16 Coaching award: Carl Nicholson, coach of the MacLean rink
U16 Sportsmanship awards: Brayden Snow, from the Pineau rink, and Beth Walsh, from the Clara Jack team.
U13 Sportsmanship Award: Ella Lenentine (spare in the Wendy’s Jr. Development league).
The Development League wraps up this Saturday, March 18, with the final draw, and the awards for the top teams. Here is the schedule for the last week:
|Time||Dt.||Ice 1||Ice 2||Ice 3||Ice 4|
|( 9 ) 9:00||Mar 18, 17||Lauren Ferguson vs Mitchell Schut||Clara Jack vs Chase MacMillan||Bailey O’Grady vs Alexis Burris|
|( 9 ) 10:30||Lily Taweel vs Katie Shaw||Cruz Pineau vs Rachel MacLean|