Valleyview skaters shine in Salmon Arm

Valleyview Skating Club was well represented at the Skate Canada Okanagan Region Championships earlier this month in Salmon Arm.

Ashlyn Wassing hit the podium twice, with third- and first-place finishes.

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Lexi Pockett, Tenley McKim, Morgan Wells, Shyre de Jager, Aliya Traynor, Addison Creelman, Mira Barbir, Nina Wells and Sydnie Westran won silver.

Anne Colver and Marti Hillis claimed bronze and Carter deJong earned a merit assessment.

Brenna Wassing had a fourth-place finish, Fiona Poole and Kathryn Heid posted fifth-place results and Pockett and Heid had seventh-place finishes.

Many of the skaters are preparing for the 2020 Super Series STARSkate Final, which will be held in March in Kelowna and feature athletes from across the B.C. and Yukon


Valleyview is hosting a year-end ice show, Circus of Dreams, which will be held at McArthur Island Sport and Event Centre on March 27, a 7 p.m. start.

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