Practices- Mon and Thurs 5:30 - 8:00 pm at BCHS
Tuesday- 8pm open gym at BCHS (this practice is optional)
Cost is $70 - includes a team shirt
Tournament dates are - March 18th (home), March 25th (Strathmore), April 1st (Lethbridge) April 28th (Zones) May 5 & 6 (Provincials)
This team is open to anyone interested in playing badminton no cuts are made.
The BCHS badminton team hosted their home tournament on Saturday. There were 12 school participating, Eagle Butte, McCoy, Medicine Hat High, Duchess, Rosemary, St Mary’s from Taber, South Central from Oyen, 3 Lethbridge schools, Chinook, LCI and Catholic Central, Strathmore, and BCHS.
BCHS winners were: Gold - Natalia Shiu and Tre Mawer - senior mixed, Shamus Kidd and Tre Mawer - senior boys’ doubles, Willa Aurelio and Kim Pisquisa - junior girls doubles. Silver –Shamus Kidd – senior boys’ singles, Amanda Friesen and Tess Morris- senior girls doubles, Tyler Bolen and Amanda Friesen – senior mixed doubles, and Jenny Gao and Brittanie Bruder – intermediate girls doubles. The other members of the team played very well. The top 3 teams were Chinook from Lethbridge with 9 medals – 1 gold, 3 silver and 5 bronze, Catholic Central from Lethbridge with 8 medals – 4 gold 3 silver and 1 bronze and BCHS with 7 medals – 3 gold and 4 silver. The team would like to thank Mr. and Mrs. Diep, Mr. Angell, Mrs. Morris and Mrs. Veroba for helping run the tournament.