Eugene Hritzuk Senior Men's Curling Team named Sask Sport Inc. March Athlete of the Month

The Eugene Hritzuk Senior Men's Curling Team is the recipient of the Sask Sport Inc. March Athlete of the Month Award.

Skip Eugene Hritzuk, third Kevin Kalthoff, second Verne Anderson, and lead Dave Folk won the Canadian Senior Men's Curling Championships. The team will now compete at the World Seniors Curling Championships in New Zealand. The team was nominated by the Saskatchewan Curling Association.

The other nominees were: Kendra Schaaf, Craven, athletics, and Dwight Safroniuk, Saskatoon, Special Olympics.

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

For information regarding the Athlete of the Month Awards program, including previous nominees and recipients, visit www.sasksport.sk.ca/awards.php

April 15, 2008