Burn­ham and But­ler

Named Piper Ath­letes of the Month

Stanstead Journal - - SPORTS - Robert Fisk Spe­cial col­lab­o­ra­tion

Kelsey Burn­ham and Wil­liam Pierre But­ler from the Alexander Galt bad­minton team have been named Piper Ath­letes of the month for April.

Burham won the gold medal in Se­nior Girls sin­gles cat­e­gory at the Galt In­vi­ta­tional Bad­minton Tour­na­ment. The grade ten stu­dent ac­tu­ally played with a high an­kle sprain most of the sea­son and went un­de­feated through­out the tour­na­ment. As a four­sport ath­lete (soc­cer, bas­ket­ball, bad­minton and rugby) the 16 year old also ex­cels in the class­room by be­ing on the Prin­ci­pals List.

Wil­liam Pierre But­ler won the sil­ver medal in the Ju­nior boys sin­gles cat­e­gory at the Galt tour­na­ment and lost only one match all sea­son. The grade nine stu­dent is part of the Sports Con­cen­tra­tion Pro­gram in which he has re­ally fo­cused on im­prov­ing his bad­minton skills. The 14 year old also fo­cuses on his grades as in­di­cated by his Prin­ci­pals List cer­tifi­cate.

Kelsey Burn­ham

Wil­liam Pierre But­ler

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