Islanders aplenty participating at Pan Am Games
Island athletes Jeff Ellsworth and Lorie Kane will have plenty of company at the Pan American Games which started Friday in Toronto. Ellsworth (softball) and Kane (golf) will welcome Najam and Farida Chishti (table tennis officials), Ian MacAdam, officiating the sprints starting line at the Games and Parapan Am Games, and Maggie Middleton, who’s officiating at the swimming events. Also in Toronto are Mark Gilman (para-athletics official) and Michael Jones, the 2013 Sport P.E.I. official of the year, who is watching the touchlines in rugby. Colin Moore is working as a first responder and at the tennis and athletics clinics. The softball competition begins Sunday while the golf event starts Thursday. On the web at www.toronto2015.org.