Mandy Selzer Women's Curling Team named January Sask Sport Inc. Athlete of the Month

The team of Mandy Selzer (skip), Eirn Selzer (third), Kristen Mitchell (second), and Megan Selzer (lead) won the Provincial title against Saskatoon, which earned them the right to represent Saskatchewan at the M&M Canadian Junior Women's Curling Championships. The team then went on to win the Canadian title. There were 12 teams represented at the national championships. The team will now compete at the World Junior Women's Curling Championships in Jeonju, Korea, in March. The team was nominated by the Saskatchewan Curling Association.

The other nominees were: Tannis Hancock, Saskatoon, wheelchair sports; and Tremaine Miles, Regina, boxing.

For more information contact Pat Rediger at (306) 780-9307 or email prediger@sasksport.sk.ca

February 16, 2006