Tyler Edworthy and Brett Dudar have recently earned International Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu Federation (IBJJF) American Nationals medals. Edworthy returned from the competition in Las Vegas with gold in the Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu Open Weight Class and silver in Ultra-Heavyweight No-Gi Division. Dudar took the championship in his teen weight class.
Morinville athletes took to the water over the weekend for the Alberta Summer Games.
Above: Jaeda Reaume took bronze in K1 (Kayak Single) Slalom Cadet women.She also took silver in Junior Women Downriver C2 (with partner Sierra Foged).
Morinville’s Brandon Hagel was a sixth-round selection for the Buffalo Sabres over the weekend. Hagel comes to the Sabres from the WHL’s Red Deer Rebels and previously played for the AJHL’s Whitecourt Wolverines.
Signing up for this weekend's Loops for the Troops, taking place at Edmonton Garrison on Canadian Forces Day, will give athletes a running tour of CFB Edmonton as well as an opportunity to assist the Edmonton Garrison Military Family Resource Centre (MFRC).
Greater St. Albert Catholic School’s 150th Anniversary goal of raising $200,000 to rebuild schools affected by Super Typhoon Haiyan in the Philippines is about $2100 closer to reality after more than 200 of the Division’s students participated in the Pope Francis Fun Run at Georges H. Primeau School Friday afternoon.