Selkirk Judo Club

2009 St. Boniface Open

Fifteen fighters from the Selkirk Judo Club competed at the St. Boniface Open Judo Tournament held at Windsor Park Collegiate on November 14, 2009.  The team returned with four gold, one silver and six bronze medals. 

Winning gold were Joey Kuch in boys (9 – 12 years old) under 55 kg, Emily Kolada in juvenile girls (13 – 14 years old) under 48 kg, Tanner Onagi in boys under 35 kg and Georgia Lechman in girls under 45 kg.

Julien Mitchell earned a silver medal in St. Boniface in the senior men advanced under 81 kg division.

Brandyn Cassidy was a double bronze medalist, finishing third in both the cadet (15 – 16 year olds) under 73 kg division and in the senior men under 73 kg category.  Also winning bronze were Cassandra Bennett in girls under 30 kg, Melissa Haak in juvenile girls under 48 kg, Riley Malinowski in boys under 35 kg and Austin Wiens in boys under 40 kg.