More success for skating club
At the recent Rebecca Pack Memorial Friendship Skate competition, skaters from the Conception Bay North Skating Club took home a collection of medals.
The competition, held Sept. 29 at the Jack Byrne Arena in Torbay, saw local skaters sweep the podium in the pre-juvenile women (under-14) division, with Toni-Lynn Parsons, Katie Dawson and Laura Keefe finishing one, two and three, respectively.
In the pre-juvenile women (under-11) division, Maya Petten captured silver, while Emily Dawson, skating in the pre-preliminary 11 women (under-10) division, took home the gold.
• Preliminary women (under-10) — Julia Keefe, fourth; Brianna Russell, seventh;
• Pre-preliminary 11 women (under-12) — Rachel Drover, fifth.
The Rebecca Pack Memorial Friendship Skate is named in honour of a skater from the Conception Bay club who tragically passed away in the spring of 2006.
Next up for the club will be the 2013 Skate NL Sectional Championships, being held Nov. 9-10 at the Glacier in Mount Pearl. It will be sending a number of skaters and two of its ice dance teams to the competition.
The Conception Bay North Skating Club swept the pre-juvenile women (under-14) division at the Rebecca Pack Memorial Friendship Skate competition on Sept. 28 in Torbay. They are, from left, Laura Keefe (silver), Toni-Lynn Parsons (gold) and Katie Dawson (silver).