Seal and Lee siblings win Junior Canadian titles in Saskatoon
SASKATOON – Two sets of siblings claimed gold medals national team spots at the 2019 Junior Canadian Championships.
Alexia and Victoria Seal of the Burnaby Mountain Wrestling Club will compete together on a national team for the second time after representing Canada as cadets in 2016. Alexia won the 50 kg final 10-1, while Victoria won the 53 kg gold medal match in dramatic fashion, coming back from a 6-0 deficit with a pin in the second half.
Carson and Hunter Lee, from Flin Flon, Man., grew up wrestling each other in their backyard. They both dominated their fields, after Carson won the 79 kg gold medal match with a pin and Hunter was victorious in all three of his round robin matches by technical fall. Carson and Hunter both train and compete for the Saskatoon Wrestling Club
Carson and Hunter Lee grew up wrestling in their backyard in Flin Flon, Manitoba.
Now they're Junior Canadian Champions and national teammates! pic.twitter.com/heATESJYrX
— Wrestling Canada Lutte (@WrestlingCanada) March 23, 2019
Burnaby Mountain Wrestling Club swept the team titles, winning both the men and women, while the hometown Saskatoon Wrestling Club finished second on the men’s side and third on the women’s.
The Outstanding Wrestlers of the tournament were awarded to Alexia Seal, and Patrik Leder, of Team Impact. Leder won the 70 kg gold with a technical fall.
The provincial team titles went to Ontario on both the men’s and women’s side.
2019 Junior Canadian Champions
Men’s Freestyle (FS)
54 kg Khaled Aldrar (Schewa Wrestling Club)
57 kg Brayden Todd (Vanier College WC)
61 kg Nicolae Gandrabura (Riverdale)
65 kg Daniel Coles (London-Western WC)
70 kg Patrik Leder (Team Impact)
74 kg Adam Thomson (London-Western WC)
79 kg Carson Lee (Saskatoon Wrestling Club)
86 kg Hunter Lee (Saskatoon Wrestling Club)
92 kg Julien Choquette (Vanier College WC)
97 kg Ikjyot Randhawa (Akhara Of Champions)
125 kg Jackson Serna (Unaffiliated Saskatchewan)
Women’s Freestyle (WW)
46 kg Vivica Addo (EWC Bears)
50 kg Alexia Seal (Burnaby Mountain Wrestling Club)
53 kg Victoria Seal (Burnaby Mountain Wrestling Club)
55 kg Virginie Gascon (Concordia U)
57 kg Jolie Brisco (Vipers Wrestling Club)
59 kg Emma Parker (Saskatoon Wrestling Club)
62 kg Ana Paula Godinez Gonzalez (Burnaby Mountain Wrestling Club)
65 kg Katie Mulkay (EWC Bears)
68 kg Berit Johnson (Saskatoon Wrestling Club)
72 kg Vianne Rouleau (EWC Bears)
76 kg Dejah Slater (Team Impact)
82 kg Serena Woldring (Burnaby Mountain Wrestling Club)
Complete results from the Junior Canadian Championships are available here.
The Junior / Senior Canadian Championships continue tomorrow with the Senior Championships. Event information and livestream are available here.