2017 NWT Archery Championships

Seven students, (Lois Anderson, Cassandra Adamache, Urbah Syed, Raya Laframboise, Zach Mohamud, Jamal Begg and Dawson Giroux) of the Sir John Combined Arms Club took part in the archery championships at the ski club this year. Student walked through the woods shooting at life-size animal targets. The targets included huge moose, bison, and caribou. While dodging the wind, rain, and mosquitos, they racked up 7 medals.

U19 female recurve - Gold - Urbah
U19 female compound - Gold - Raya
U19 male recurve - Gold - Jamal
U19 male compound - Gold - Zach
                                 Silver - Dawson
                                 Bronze - Jamal
U16 female compound - Silver - Cassandra

Special mention must go to Obed and his Silver in the open recurve.

Congratulations to Raya, Jamal, and Dawson who qualified for NAIG, North American Indigenous Games in Toronto next month!