Islanders win four medals at Ontario Open; invitations received for elite national championships
MIDDLETON – It has been a big week for Judo P.E.I. athletes.
Not only did the provincial team perform well at the Ontario Open in Toronto last weekend, but five team members earned invitations to participate in Judo Canada’s 2018 elite national championships in Montreal on Jan. 13 and 14.
The following Team P.E.I. athletes received invitations to the elite championships: George Madumba – Ranked No. 1 in under-18 male -90 kilograms. Sebastian Nash – Ranked No. 2 in under-18 male -90 kilograms. Ellen Gillis – Ranked No. 6 in under-18 female +70 kilograms. Karlyn Shea – Ranked No. 5 in under-18 -70 kilograms. Mikey Perry – Ranked No. 7 in under-18 -56 kilograms. Brandon Bernard – Selected as 11th alternate for senior men +100 kilograms.