Lambert & Iwaasa Win National Team Selection Event

A head shot of Coby Iwaasa and Frédérique Lambert.

WINNIPEG (November 14, 2022) – Frédérique Lambert (Montréal) and Coby Iwassa (Lethbridge) are the winners at the National Team Selection Event that ran from November 11 to 13 at Sani Sport in Brossard.

Lambert faced Michèle Morissette Saturday’s Women’s Open final, winning 11-5, 11-4, 9-11, 11-7. Iwaasa was to have played Sam Murray in the Men’s Open Final, but Murray withdrew due to an injury.

Both of the Open bronze medal matches went to a tie breaker with Juliette Parent (Saint-Jacques) defeating Danielle Ramsay (Saskatoon) in the Women’s bronze medal match, with scores of 11-8, 11-4, 9-11, 8-11, 11-9. In Men’s Open, Trevor Webb (Kitchener) faced Lee Connell (Saskatoon), winning 5-11, 11-9, 11-5, 3-11, 11-9. 

Results from this tournament will be used towards the selection of national teams for next season, as well as well as selection for international tournaments. The next National Team Selection Event will be held in February in Grand Prairie, AB.

Final Placement – National Team Selection Event

Women’s Open

  1. Frédérique Lambert, Montréal, QC
  2. Michèle Morissette, Baie-Comeau, QC
  3. Juliette Parent, Saint-Jacques, QC
  4. Danielle Ramsay, Saskatoon, SK
  5. Cassie Prentice, Saskatoon, SK
  6. Marjolaine Parent, Saint-Jacques, QC
  7. Ofelia Wilscam, Repentigny, QC
  8. Chloé Jauvin, Terrebonne, QC

Men’s Open

  1. Coby Iwaasa, Lethbridge, AB
  2. Samuel Murray, Saint-Hubert, QC
  3. Trevor Webb, Kitchener, ON
  4. Lee Connell, Saskatoon, SK
  5. Mitch Brayley, Calgary, AB
  6. Tanner Prentice, Macrorie, SK
  7. Francis Guillemette, Saint Antoine sur Richelieu, QC
  8. Michael Leduc, Baie-Comeau, QC
  9. Nathan Jauvin, Terrebonne, QC
  10. Cole Slamko, Calgary AB
  11. Naman Gauri, Lethbridge, AB
  12. Sean Sauvé, Mercier, QC
  13. Christian Pocsai, New Hamburg, ON
  14. Leyton Gouldie, Brandon, MB
  15. Asher Pocsai, New Hamburg, ON
  16. Tommy Murray, St-Basile-le-Grand, QC
  17. Raphaël Guillemette, Saint Antoine sur Richelieu, QC