World Championship team spots on the line at Women’s Team Trials
TORONTO – The Women’s Team Trials are coming to Toronto this Saturday.
The Trials will feature Olympic and two-time Commonwealth Games Champion Erica Wiebe, Commonwealth Games Champion Diana Weicker, 2017 World Championships bronze medallist Justina Di Stasio, Commonwealth Games medallists Jessica MacDonald, Emily Schaefer, and Danielle Lappage, and other top female wrestlers.
The Women’s Team Trials are being used to select spots for the 2018 Senior World Championships team. Six Olympic weight-classes are being selected.
The event is taking place at the Toronto Pan Am Sports Centre, and wrestling will begin at 10 a.m. ET.
The 2018 Senior World Championships are being held in Budapest, Hungary, from October 20 to 28.
Wrestling Canada Lutte will be streaming the event live on the Women’s Team Trials event page.
Natasha Fox – Saskatoon Wrestling Club
Jessica MacDonald – Brock Wrestling Club
Abby Lloyd – Burnaby Mountain Wrestling Club
Kristina McLaren – Brock Wrestling Club
Diana Weicker – Brock Wrestling Club
Emily Schaefer – Brock Wrestling Club
Samantha Stewart – Black Bears Wrestling Club
Hannah Taylor – Brock Wrestling Club
Alexandria Town – York Wrestling Club
Jessica Brouillette – Brock Wrestling Club
Breanne Graham – Dinos Wrestling Club
Linda Morais – Montreal YMHA
Olivia Di Bacco – Brock Wrestling Club
Danielle Lappage – Dinos Wrestling Club
Temitope Ogunjimi – Dinos Wrestling Club
Justina Di Stasio – Burnaby Mountain Wrestling Club
Gracelynn Doogan – Guelph Wrestling Club
Leah Ferguson – Keystone Wrestling Club
Erica Wiebe – Dinos Wrestling Club
The Trials are being held due to a conflict between the Junior / Senior Canadian Championships and the Women’s World Cup in March.
Non-Olympic weight-class spots will be selected at the Non-Olympic Weight Senior World Team Trials on July 6.