The 2016 BCSSWA placers were honoured at the Alberni Wrestling Awards at the Italian Hall on May 5.

Alberni wrestlers take home awards

Dozens of Port Alberni wrestlers took home awards at the the 38th Annual Alberni Wrestling Awards on May 5 at the Italian hall.

Dozens of Port Alberni wrestlers took home awards at the the 38th Annual Alberni Wrestling Awards on May 5 at the Italian hall.

• Comeback of the Year: Noah Stampeen

• Rookie of the Year: Lane Harris

Top Grade Awards:

• Grade 8: Anna Frost, Owen Spencer and Seth Price

• Grade 9: Mackenzie Boudreau and Jayce Clayton

• Grade 10: Isaac McDonald, Aaron Badovinac

• Grade 11: Morgan Dagenais and Trevor Barker

• Dark Horse: Kyla McAuley

• Diamonds in the Rough: Ethan Tramer, Mackenzie Boudreau and Scott Coulthart

Wrestlers of the Week

• Nov. 5: Jayce Clayton

• Nov. 12: Daniel Spencer

• Nov. 19: Isaac McDonald

• Dec. 3: Jayce Clayton

• Dec. 17: Aaron Badovinac

• Dec. 24: Trevor Barker

• Dec. 31: Owen Spencer

• Jan. 7: William Merry

• Jan. 14:Seth Price

• Jan. 21: Lane Harris

• Jan. 28: Trenton Vanderkooi

• Feb. 18: Mackenzie Boudreau

• Service:Keiyana Sterling

• Most Improved Junior: Jayce Clayton

• Most Improved Senior: Kiarra Fong

• Coaches Recognition: Darien Van Ingen, Duncan McLeod, Jarod Gagnon

• Gold Pin Awards:  Kiarra Fong (11) and Isaac McDonald (20)

Western Canada Summer Games Gold Medal Team BC: • Seth Price-Individual Silver Meda

• Aaron Badovinac – Individual Gold Medal

BCSSWA Placers 2016

• Aaron Badovoinac  – 2nd at 70 kg

• Isaac McDonald – 3rd at 54 kg

• Ravi Manhas – 3rd at 41 kg

• Kyla McAuley – 3rd at 110 kg

• Kiarra Fong – 5th at 54 kg

• Morgan Dagenais – 5th at 57 kg

• Seth Price – 5th at 45 kg

• Trevor Barker – 5th at 48 kg

• Kylea Anderson – 6th at 90 kg

• Owen Spencer – 6th at 51 kg National Placers 2016:

• Isaac McDonald – 2nd, 54 kg Cadet Men’s Freestyle

• Aaron Badovinac  – 2nd, 69 kg Cadet Men’s Greco

• Isaac McDonald – 2nd, 54 kg FILA Cadet Men

• Ravi Manhas – 3rd,  42 kg Cadet Men’s Greco

• Daniel Spence – 5th, 76 kg Cadet Men’s Greco

• Kiarra Fong – 5th, 52 kg FILA Cadet Women’s Freestyle

• Morgan Dagenais – 3rd, 56 kg Juvenile Women’s Greco

• Nolan Badovinac   – 2nd, 84 kg Junior Men’s Freestyle

International Honour Roll:

•  Aaron Badovinac – Bronze US Northwest Regionals

Junior Academics/Athletics

• Jayden Iverson

Senior Honor Roll Isaac McDonald Aaron Badovinac, Ravi Manhas, Kiarra Fong, Trevor Barker, Morgan Dagenais, Lane Harris, Trenton Vanderkooi

Senior Academics/Athletics :

Aaron Badovinac, Isaac McDonald

Junior Sportsmanship:

• William Merry


• Trenton Vanderkooi

True Grit:

Daniel Spencer, Kylea Anderson, Mackenzie Boudreau, Seth Price

Special Appreciation:

• Patrick McEvay, Mike Roberts and Darral Clark


• Entire ADSS Team Unsung Dedication: • Prateesh Giri and Miranda Barker

Most Outstanding Juniors:

• Mckenzie Boudreau and Owen Spencer

Most Outstanding Senior Female:

• Morgan Dagenais

Most Outstanding Senior Males:

• Aaron Badovinac and Isaac McDonald

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