ODBA Players Achievements

2019 Yonex Canadian University / College National Individual Championships

March 22-24, 2019 Drummondville, Quebec

The 2019 Yonex Canadian University & College Team/Individual Championships were held in Drummondville, Quebec from March 22-24, 2019. The event was hosted over the weekend at both the CEGEP de Drummondville and Centre Communautaire Pierre-Lemaire, and showcased a variety of Canada’s top student-athletes from around the country. In the Team Event, the University of Toronto Varsity Blues swept through the rest of the competition; defeating in Montreal and Waterloo, 4-1, in pool play, before topping Western 3-1 in the semifinals and Laval 3-0 in the final to take home the national title in dominant fashion. The University of Waterloo finished the championship with bronze, while the University of Western was just behind them in 4th.

2019 Yonex Canadian University/College National Team Champions:

  1. University of Toronto Varisty Blues
  2. University Laval Rouge
  3. University of Waterloo Warriors
  4. University of Westen Ontario Mustangs
Full Team Event results: https://www.badminton.ca/sport/winners.aspx?id=0B70E1BE-8F57-43EF-9B86-72EDB8C4C113

The Championships also saw the play of an Individual Event composed of 120 student athletes from over 20 schools! After a long and tough weekend of competition in both events, the Championship concluded with crowning the 2019 University/College National Champions!

2019 Yonex Canadian University/College National Individual Champions:

Full tournament results: https://www.badminton.ca/sport/winners.aspx?id=C50D09DF-AA90-4380-BB9B-5474F5E11644

... source from Badminton Canada website

Congratulations to the Men's Singles Gold medalist Liam Woodside!

Well done Coach Liam! All your students will look up to you!

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