March 18th 2017 Cogeco clip

http://www.tvcogeco.com/niagara/gallery/the-source/8166-march-2017/113086-niagara-penguins

8th Niagara Invitational Wheelchair Basketball Tournament – March 18th

IMG_20170318_122454999IMG_20170318_121323470IMG_20170318_162646060Thanks to all teams, Tornadoes, Vipers, Dragons, Falcons and Penguins for a great all day tournament.

Congratulations to the Tornadoes / Vipers (mixed team) on winning the championship game!

Great tournament to the home team, with 4 wins getting them into the finals, with a close loss.

 

 

More tournament pIMG_20170318_165149102ictures on on the right hand side Flicker site.

 

 

Wheelchair Basketball Award Winners!

Congratulations to:

20170311_1407202016-17 House League Champions: Josh Taylor, Saffi Cote, Lindsay Davis, Rachel Montour

Top Scorer: Josh Taylor

First Year Penguins: Saffi Cote, Adam Dark, Bryan Wallace, Chris Paiva, Eric Mukendi-Yabondo

Most Improved: Lindsay Davis

Most Helpful: Josh Taylor

Best Team Spirit: Paige Nevestuk

Perfect Attendance: Lindsay Davis

Volunteer of the Year:  John Mikhaeil

Awards were given on March 11th at practice.  More pictures on Flickr (see righthand link)

Watch Bargya’s I’m In Video!

https://drive.google.com/file/d/0BxZSnVtASNIIWGVhTkczU0xjTjg/view?usp=drivesdk

 

 

Josh’s picture is in the Parasport Magazine!

Check out page 19 in the Parasport magazine, it is our very own Josh, sporting some of his Penguins swag!

If you would like a copy of the magazine let Karen know.

 

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Article in St. Catharines Standard Feb 25th – Need for Accessible Facility for Parasport

http://www.stcatharinesstandard.ca/2017/02/24/natho-we-need-more-accessible-sports-facilities

 

 

Another Gold Medal Finish!

Josh won Gold at the Ontario Para Sport Winter Games in Brantford on February 1220170212_150522 (002)th, 2017.

Congratulations Josh!

Gold Medalist!

Congratulations to Josh for his 1st place – Gold Medal accomplishment this weekend at the CIVA Tournoi Provincial de Boccia in Montreal. He placed first in his division against 14 other competitors!joshfrom montreal

#NiagaraAreYouIn – Show your support for the bid!

To show your support for the 2021 Canada Games for the Niagara Region – offering sporting options and legacy build for athletes with disabilities.

It’s Easy, as a Tweet, Like or Sign up!

#NiagaraAreYouIn

Facebook.com/Niagara2021

www.niagara2021.com

 

Congrats to Josh and Jim … Silver Medalists!

Congrats to Joshua and Jim, who completed in the Ontario Boccia Championships this weekend, and won silver medals! Way to play hard and represent the Penguins!joshandjim