Provincial badminton to include local competitors

A total of 64 competitors, some of them from the Battlefords and surrounding area, will compete at the 2019 SHSAA Provincial Badminton Championships this Saturday, May 11 at Swift Current Comprehensive. The competitors, who all qualified through their district and regional badminton championship, will compete in five categories: boys singles, girls singles, boys doubles, girls doubles, and mixed doubles

The schedule starts with round robin play at 10 a.m. Saturday morning and will end with the championship playoff brackets that same afternoon.

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Among the local area competitors who qualified are the following:

In girls singles, Ethel Borja of Neilburg.

In girls doubles, Guiel Salunga and Kaitlyn Tarasoff of John Paul II Collegiate.

In boys singles, Luke Fennig of North Battleford Comprehensive High School.

In boys doubles, Luke Sperle and Raedyn Brown of Unity.

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