Selkirk Judo Club

2011 Selkirk Open Judo Tournament

The Selkirk Judo Club hosted the 2011 Selkirk Open Judo Championships at the Lord Selkirk High School on January 29, 2011.  24 Selkirk fighters competed, winning 22 medals – 6 gold, 10 silver and 6 bronze.  Medal winners were:

Gold

Jillian Berard

U11 Girls, under 25 kg

Hayden Bannerman

U11 Boys, under 27 kg

Hannah McRorie

U11 Boys and Girls, over 39 kg

Aidan Stanford

U11 Boys, under 33 kg

Damien Ekosky

U13 Boys, under 42 kg

Jason Northwood

Senior Men Advanced, over 81 kg

Silver

Justin Ekosky

U11 Boys, under 39 kg

Ethan Purvis

U11 Boys, under 33 kg

Aaron Haak

U13 Boys, under 38 kg

Devyn Ballance

U13 Boys, over 46 kg

Katie Simko

U13 Girls, over 32 kg

Joey Kuch

U15 Men, over 60 kg

Tanner Onagi

U15 Men, under 42 kg

Melissa Haak

U15 Women, under 52 kg

Judd Malpas

U17 Men, under 66 kg

Julien Mitchell

Senior Men Advanced, over 81 kg

Bronze

Bailey Malinowski

U11 Boys, under 39 kg

Brandon Berard

U11 Boys, under 27 kg

Josh Little

U11 Boys and Girls, over 39 kg

Lauryn Kolada

U13 Girls, under 32 kg

Riley Malinowski

U15 Boys, under 42 kg

Brandyn Cassidy

Senior Men Novice, under 81 kg

U11 athletes are those born in 2001 and 2002, U13 are born 1999-2000, U15 are born in 1997-1998, U17 are born 1995-1996 and Senior categories are for those 16 years of age and older.

“Our athletes had an excellent performance at this year’s tournament,” said one of the club’s coaches, Brian Jones.  “We are also thankful for the dozens of volunteers that helped make this event possible.”