SUDBURY—Anticipation and excitement are building in advance of the 2017-18 varsity season at Cambrian College. On Monday, the Golden Shield gained speed, strength, and skill with the addition of fifteen accomplished student athletes from Greater Sudbury and across the province.
The new recruits were joined by coaches, staff, family members, friends, and members of the media at a news conference and athlete signing event on Monday, June 19.
The athletes and their respective teams include:
|Cross-country Running||Shawn Belanger||Sudbury|
|Men’s Soccer||Chester Ashby|
|Women’s Soccer||Kayleigh Coufal|
Sault Ste. Marie
|Men’s Volleyball||Cole Krassey*||Atikokan|
|Women’s Volleyball||Mykayla Beeson|
*Cole Krassey was not able to attend the media conference but will join the Golden Shield in 2017-18.
“Cambrian is pleased to welcome each of these new athletes to our College and to our varsity program,” said Athletics Manager Tim Yu. “We are building a lot of momentum as we welcome these new recruits to the family in anticipation of the upcoming varsity season, and as we prepare to host the Ontario Colleges Athletic Association (OCAA) Provincial Women’s Soccer Championships from October 26-28, 2017. We are expecting a very exciting season for all of the teams, from start to finish.”
Students are encouraged to try out for teams in advance of the season. For information about joining the Golden Shield, email Tim Yu, Manager of Athletics, at firstname.lastname@example.org or phone 705-566-8101, ext. 7450.
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