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Play Continues at Junior Championships

Dartmouth, Nova Scotia | August 2nd, 2017

 

Day two has come to a close at the 2017 Canadian Junior Championships in Dartmouth, Nova Scotia.

 

With one round yet to be played for the boys, the final rankings are slowly starting to take shape. In the A pool, Trevor Birrell (BC) is the only undefeated boy with a record of 6-0. Owen Kirby (ON) is currently in second place with a record of 5-1.

 

In the B pool, defending champion Braeden Campbell (NS) and Carter Watson (SK) share first place with records of 6-1. Campbell and Watson face each other in the final round of the round robin to determine top seed in pool B.

 

On the girls’ side, Jordan Kos (SK) finished at the top of pool C with a perfect 5-0 record. Emma Boyd (BC) finished second in the pool with a record of 4-1. In pool D, Baylee Van Steijn (ON) finished first with a perfect 5-0 record, while second place was secured by Alexis Gallacher (AB). Gallacher will play Kos and Boyd will play Van Steijn in the semi-finals.

 

The last round of the round robin for the boys will begin on August 3rd at 8:45am local time, while the girls will begin their semi-final matches at 11:15am. The semi-finals and finals will be live streamed at www.sportscanada.tv/bowlscanada.

For more information on the 2017 Canadian Junior Championships, please visit:
http://www.bowlscanada.com/en/championship/2017champ_u25.html

 

For more information, please contact:
Jake Schuknecht, Technical Coordinator, Bowls Canada Boulingrin
jschuknecht@bowlscanada.com 

About the Canadian Junior Championships
The Canadian Junior Championships are an annual outdoor championship that feature Men’s and Women’s Singles.  Eligible athletes must be 18 years of age or younger as of January 1, 2017.  The 2017 Canadian Junior and Under 25 Championships will be hosted at the Dartmouth Lawn Bowls Club in Dartmouth, Nova Scotia from July 31st – August 7th.

 

About Bowls Canada Boulingrin
Bowls Canada Boulingrin (BCB) is the governing body responsible for lawn bowls in Canada.  The BCB mission is to advance the sport of bowls in Canada.  For more details on Bowls Canada Boulingrin and the sport of lawn bowls, visit
www.bowlscanada.com.