Ontario’s U18 Nationals representatives were declared this past weekend, at the Hamilton Victoria Club. Heading to Saint Andrews, New Brunswick are teams Warriner and Leung.
Both teams finished round robin with 5-2 records, which earned Warriner a bye to the girl’s final, and Leung a semi-final birth. The girl’s semi-final featured teams Bernard and Comeau, after team Comeau dispatched team Deschenes 5-3 in the girl’s tie-breaker. With 3 in the first and 4 in the 6th, Bernard won the semi-final 9-3, advancing to meet Warriner. The boy’s semi-final saw Leung take on team Fayaz, with a defensive affair ending 4-2 in Leung’s favour. The boy’s final saw Leung taking on team Enman, with an extra-end 4-3 battle going Leung’s way. The girl’s final was 3-2 for Bernard after six, before Warriner cracked a 4 in the 7th, leading to a 6-3 final score.
Best of luck to teams Warriner and Leung, as they represent Ontario in New Brunswick, April 9th-14th!