The Better Bodies No Frills Squash Tournament (March 30-31).
Main division finals:
1st Shaun Stinson defeated Chris Toleman in three sets (9-7, 9-7, 9-7).
3rd Jane Bell defeated Patrick Gardiner, who withdrew due to injury.
Consolation winner – Lori Muir over Gord Starko in five sets (6-9, 2-9, 9-3, 9-4, 9-3).
C – 1st division
1st Chris Ziegler over Darren Holcombe, who withdrew due to injury (6-9, 9-6).
3rd Erik Jacobsen defeated Kapri Martin in straight sets (9-6, 9-2, 9-7).
Consolation winner – Terri Locke over Jean Beckerton (10-8, 5-9, 9-6, 1-9, 10-8).
C – 2nd division
1st Jasper Martin beat Ryan MacKinnon in four sets (4-9, 9-5, 9-3, 9-6).
3rd David Buckler advanced over Jen Meurer, who withdrew due to injury.
Consolation winner – Haley Thomson over Jeanette Carney (9-7, 9-4, 10-9).
C – 3rd division
1st Stephen Grundmanis defeated Ashley LaBar (9-2, 7-9, 9-1, 9-6).
3rd Place – Zoe Walker beat Shari Thompson (9-7, 6-9, 9-0, 9-6).
Consolation winner – Paula Pawlovich over Ronnie-Sue Spavier (9-7, 3-9, 9-1, 9-10, 9-5).
Women’s D division
1st Neisha Bicudo
2nd Val-Jean Henderson
The final year-end tournament, the Squash Thaw, runs May 11-13, contact Better Bodies for more information.
The Yukon Snowboard Championships were held at Mt. Sima this weekend — here are the top finishers:
Slope style, (Saturday):
1st Max Melvin
2nd Travis Borsa
3rd Tim Schirmer
1st Sam Ferguson
2nd Alexander Chisolme
3rd Wain Burnett
1st Graydon Keenan
2nd Jed Leenders
3rd Tyler Nichol
1st Wheaton Symington
2nd Kayla Wilks
Half pipe, (Sunday):
1st Wain Burnett
2nd Max Melvin
3rd Tim Shirmer
1st Michael Irish
2nd Alexander Chisholme
3rd Cody Underhill
1st Liam Ferguson
2nd Chris Cann
3rd Tyler Nichol
1st Sue Deforrest
2nd Katrina Couch
Thursday playoff results:
Edgewater Hotel 3
AON Flames 2
This nailbiter was tied 1-1 after regulation play and after 12 shooters from each team, Pete McPeake and Andy McLeod scored a goal each in the shootout to win it for Edgewater. Sean McAskie scored for the Hotel as well assisted by Lorne Burnett and Pete McPeake.
Morley Lessard had the Flames goal, assisted by Kevin Neufeld, and John Periera netted one during the shootout.
Yukon Inn 4
Medicine Chest 3
Terry Berquist led the Yukon Inn with two goals, while Wayne Crowe and Dave Pearson added singles.
The Chest’s Peter Grundmanis, Ed van Randen and Grant Lyon scored as well.
Sunday playoff results:
Firth Rangers 5
Ted Hupe netted two for the Rangers, and Al Hammond, Phil Borgel and Gord Campbell scored as well.
Kilrich’s scorers were Wade Harrison, Paul Lackowicz and Joel White.
Medicine Chest 6
AON Flames 5
The Chest’s Jim Giczi led the charge with three goals, while Peter Grundmanis, Ed van Randen and Russell Bamford added goals, and Grant Lyon recorded three assists.
Scoring for the Flames were Morley Lessard, with a pair, Tony Clennett, Brian Boorse and Dave Bakica.
Klondyke Dental Molars 2
Rob Millar, Glen Heinbigner and Brian Gudmundson had a gal each, which was enough to put away the Molars.
Jim Baker and Woody Bennet scored for Klondyke.
Mt. Mac Ski Report
By Mike Gladish
Copper to Best Chance, Upper Valley, and Selwyn’s Loop were groomed Saturday night and are very good for skating and classic. World Cup 10K, 5K, 7.5K and Pierre Harvey Trail were groomed Friday night and still excellent for both classic and skating.
Most other trails are good for classic and skating, but very hard packed.
Lower Valley is still excellent for classic. There is some debris and a little frozen overflow. Tracks in the Beaver Swamp are windblown.
In spring conditions not all trails can be kept in excellent condition at all times.
It’s best to ski the recently groomed trails.
Dog, Copper, Selwyn’s, Coyote and Raven will be groomed Monday night.
McIntyre Descent Trail is in good condition but very hard packed. Experienced skiers only should use the McIntyre loop.
Use Rode super blue in the morning.If the temperature rises to zero, use multigrade violet.
Toko green base binder will help to keep grip wax on longer. Ski at least 500 metres to test the grip wax.
Try an evening ski, it’s light until 10 p.m.
Skiers with dogs may use the stadium trailhead at the south end of the Canada Games Centre parking lot. The alternate lot is open but not maintained. Use at your own risk. A membership, spring pass or day pass is required to use Dog Trail.
Wax Room hours are now reduced: open Monday to Friday from 9 to 9 and Saturday and Sunday 9 to 5 p.m. The Ski Base is open weekdays from noon to 8 p.m. and weekends 10 to 5 p.m. Hours may change on short notice.
Day passes available at the self serve area when the Ski Base is not open. Spring passes still available.
For updated trail conditions and event information call the ski club Information Line at 668-7742 or check the website www.xcskiwhitehorse.ca