Following yesterday’s win over PEI, Team Nova Scotia will be looking for two more wins in women’s basketball as Day 9 of the Canada Games gets underway.
The women’s squad, featuring Horton student Lauren Joudrey and Kentville assistant coaches Beth Detienne and Adam Detienne, will move on to play Team Manitoba at 2:30 p.m. AST and will then play Team Saskatchewan at 9:15 p.m.
Wolfville rower Josh Thomas will hit the water twice today, with the quadruple skulls heat getting underway at noon and lightweight four male at 9:30 a.m.
Athletics competitions will continue today, with Kentville’s Britany MacArthur competing in the 800 metre women’s event, with heats scheduled to begin at 4:10 p.m.
Chelsea MacMurtery from Hants Border, who is competing in the Special Olympics Female 200 m event, will see preliminary action get underway at 1:50 p.m.
Two Greenwich residents – Tyler Carter-Smith and Lindsey Griffen - will compete in the Special Olympics Male 200 m event. The Special Athletes’ coach, Scott Turnbull, is from Berwick.
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Ben Brown, from Weston, will compete in the Para-Athletes wheelchair 200 m event, where the first heat is scheduled for 2:50 p.m.
David Bambrick, from Gaspereau, will compete in para shot put at 3:45 p.m.
Full schedules, results and statistics are available here.
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