Westman’s Ashley Batt and Melvin Gensiorek won bronze medals Thursday at the Special Olympics Canada Summer Games in Vancouver.
The pair, along with Jason Brisebois and Steve Klassen scored 655 points in the Division 2 team 10-pin bowling event to place third. Rhonda Hartlen, who’s also from Westman, was on another Manitoba 10-pin bowling team that finished sixth in the Division 3 competition.
Westman athletes are also competing in 5-pin bowling, golf, soccer and softball at nationals, which continues today and Saturday on the West Coast.
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Here’s the list of Westman athletes suiting up for Team Manitoba at the Special Olympics Canada Summer Games in Vancouver: