Rowing Team named Sask Sport Inc. November Athlete of the Month Award

The rowing team of Andrew Knorr, 17, Saskatoon, and Alex Brazill, 17, Regina are the recipients of the Sask Sport Inc. Athlete of the Month Award.

The pair won the gold medal in the junior men's double and a silver in the junior men's pairs at the National Rowing Championships in Welland, Ontario. There were 14 athletes from seven crews in their category. They were nominated by the Saskatchewan Rowing Association.

The other athletes were: Tyler O'Gorman, Saskatoon, football; Lucas Makowsky, Regina, speed skating; Brent Hankewich, Saskatoon, swimming; Genevieve Binsfeld, Watson, athletics.

For more information contact Pat Rediger at 780-9307 or email

December 13, 2006