Sault Ste Marie’s Rebekah Trudel earned a bronze medal at the Junior National Wrestling Championships on Friday March 24th in St. Catherine’s, Ontario.
The bronze medal capped off a stellar 2016 – 2017 wrestling season for Trudel, which included an undefeated high school campaign and an OFSAA gold medal.
The Superior Heights student who was representing the Algoma Wrestling Club in the 83 kg division, Trudel went 2-2 against mostly university level competition. Trudel defeated opponents from the Matmen Wrestling Club and Brock University, while falling to the defending Canadian University champion and another wrestler from the University of Saskatchewan.
Source: Algoma Wrestling Club