Local wrestlers slam competition at Zones

first_imgIn the girls division, Captain Roylene Oliarny led the Ookapics in the competition, pinning almost all her opponents, except the silver medalist, capturing her second consecutive zone championship.Taylor McLeod also earned her second straight Zone Championship, thanks to her stellar offensive performance.Leslie Erker continued her phenomenal season, which was her best ever in her wrestling career, winning her first ever zone gold medal, while Liz Collum also took home a gold medal.- Advertisement -Due to the outstanding performance from the female wrestlers in their respective weight classes, the girls secured themselves the North Central Zone Top Girl’s Team Trophy, an honour they earned for the fourth consecutive year.With the four-peat under their belts, the girls are one year away from winning the most consecutive zone team championships ever.The boys also got in on the success, placing fifth overall.Advertisement Connor White put on a dominant performance, disposing of numerous opponents to earn a gold medal. Devon Shelkie and Braiden MacDougall each took home silver medals, while Bert Bowes rookie Adam Becker earned himself a fifth place finish.Fort St. John Wrestling Club head coach Paul Kalas says he was quite impressed with the results from his team, who will now shift their focus to competing in the provincial championships taking place in Duncan, B.C. in two weeks.last_img read more

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Liverpool confirm highly-rated forward signs new deal to stay at Anfield

first_imgHarry Wilson has signed a new, five-year deal with Liverpool.The Wales international, who spent part of last season on loan at Hull City, has been with the club since the Under-9’s. targets The biggest market value losers in 2019, including Bale and ex-Liverpool star LIVING THE DREAM Where every Premier League club needs to strengthen in January 😁 @harrywilson_ has signed a new long-term contract with the Reds.Full story: https://t.co/hMLCfqI3eQ pic.twitter.com/pGGXFkKJXy— Liverpool FC (@LFC) July 10, 2018Wilson broke Gareth Bale’s record when he became the youngest ever Wales international at 16 years-old in 2013.The 21-year-old has been at Anfield for 13 years and is desperate to take his chance and, after scoring twice in the 7-0 thrashing of Chester of Saturday, is looking to make his mark on the first team. He added: “I think my short-term focus is to keep trying to impress the manager day in, day out in training and, the minutes I get in pre-season, try and impress.“[I want to] keep trying to score goals, [get] assists, help the team out and then I’m not looking too far beyond that.“I feel if I do well enough here, everything else will take care of itself.” Top nine Premier League free transfers of the decade Kevin De Bruyne ‘loves Man City and wants to keep winning’, reveals father Cavani ‘agrees’ to join new club and will complete free transfer next summer Tony Cascarino backs Everton to sign two strikers for Carlo Ancelotti Latest Transfer Stories from talkSPORT.com Arsenal transfer news LIVE: Ndidi bid, targets named, Ozil is ‘skiving little git’ targets 1 Wilson spent the second half of last season on loan at Hull LATEST IN DEMAND moving on Speaking to the club’s official website, Wilson admitted he wanted to impress manager Jurgen Klopp this season.“I’m delighted to sign the new deal,” he told www.liverpoolfc.com“When it got offered to me, I was desperate to get everything sorted so I could sign it fairly early on in pre-season because I want to focus on playing football.“So, now this is sorted, I feel I can do that and push on and try and impress.” Man United joined by three other clubs in race for Erling Haaland REVEALED RANKED last_img read more

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