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Six medals for Ontario at Nationals 2014

Posted On: Sunday, March 16, 2014

Nicholas Svaikauskas tags Mackenzie Saville heading to  bronze medal in relay. Nicholas Svaikauskas tags Mackenzie Savill heading to bronze medal in relay.Charlo, NB, Sunday, March 16th: When Ontario's Jason Lawton finished second in the Senior Boys' Individual in the last event of the 2014 Nationals, his medal marked the province's sixth for the championships.

Erin Yungblut closed out her Nationals in the morning with a third bronze medal in the Junior Women's Mass Start.

The previous day, both of Ontario's relay teams made the podium. Juniors Brett Davie, Erin Yungblut and Eric Schryer scored bronze medal finish,  as did Nick Svaikauskas, Mackenzie Savill and Joseph Pascuzzo in the Youth category.

Brett Davie placed second in the Junior Men's Sprint on Wednesday and Erin Yungblut third in the Junior Women's Pursuit on Friday.

These were the first-ever Canadian Championship medals for Eric, Nick, Mackenzie, Joe, and Jason.

Team Ontario ready for Nationals 2014:Left to right: back - Joe Pascuzzo, Eric Schryer, Brett Davie, Erin Yungblut, Isaac Shouldice.Middle - Tim Hurley (head coach),  David Shouldice, Toby Quinn, Nick Svaikauskas, Jason Lawton, Catherine (CJ) Moogk (coach).Front - Mackenzie Savill, Jasmine Tuhkasaari, Keegan Tremblay, Jordyn Leighton, Mackenzie Turner, Dave Bradley (coach). Missing: Alex Dupuis, Shelley Savill (team manager). Team Ontario 2014: Left to right: back - Joe Pascuzzo, Eric Schryer, Brett Davie, Erin Yungblut, Isaac Shouldice. Middle - Tim Hurley (head coach),  David Shouldice, Toby Quinn, Nick Svaikauskas, Jason Lawton, Catherine (CJ) Moogk (coach). Front - Mackenzie Savill, Jasmine Tuhkasaari, Keegan Tremblay, Jordyn Leighton, Mackenzie Turner, Dave Bradley (coach).
Missing: Alex Dupuis, Shelley Savill (team manager).

Thanks to Carol Pascuzzo and Shelley Savill for sending photos from Charlo.

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